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Shall We Sumo? Masayuki Suo

Shall We Sumo?

Masayuki Suo

Published February 23rd 2010
ISBN : 9781934287330
Paperback
240 pages
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 About the Book 

Much like the Bad News Bears we all came to love, Shall we Sumo? is a funny, smart, and endearing look at a diverse group of college kids who transform from half-hearted sumo incompetents into gung-ho champions.Shuhei Yamamoto is a lazy,MoreMuch like the Bad News Bears we all came to love, Shall we Sumo? is a funny, smart, and endearing look at a diverse group of college kids who transform from half-hearted sumo incompetents into gung-ho champions.Shuhei Yamamoto is a lazy, woman-chasing senior student in Kyoritsu College who finds himself in the unenviable position of not graduating, because of his imminent failure in Professor Anayamas class. With no other option available to him, Shuhei agrees to join the colleges Sumo club--for which Professor Anayama coaches--in exchange for the needed credit in Professor Anayamas class. The Sumo club has only one member, Aoki, and a girl who takes care of the club, Natsuko. While Shuhei must recruit more members in order to compete, that is not his only obstable. A mismatched group of underdogs must fight for their titles, but can they do it?