graphic noiz 4

by Natsuya Uesugi

Graphic Noiz #4 - Natsuya Uesugi
Editions:Paperback: $ 8.99
ISBN: 978-1520897172
Size: 6.50 x 9.00 in
Pages: 188
Kindle
ISBN: 978-1520897172
Pages: 188

Shiro Ijima, the bestselling author is competing for the prestigious Hatsuko Award with his latest book Fissure 4. When Katsuhiro appears at the awards ceremony to announce the winner, Shiro is once again controlled by his former mentor’s manipulation. Angered, Shiro takes revenge confessing his love for Noiz on live television. Katsuhiro retaliates sending punks to attack Shiro and ransack his condo, then announces on the news that Shiro is marrying Ai Amena, the owner of the Apple Inu clothing line. Unable to see a way out of the marriage to Ai, Shiro proposes to Noiz. Encouraged to escape New York City and vacation in Scarsdale, Shiro takes Noiz to his childhood home continuing to exploit the amateur manga artist. When Julia, Shiro's older sister shows up with a group of women for Ai’s bridal shower and Shiro’s father arrives from Japan, things spiral out of control. Will Shiro marry Ai and be forced to leave Noiz, the one he truly loves behind? Find out in the harrowing fourth volume of the yaoi series, graphic noiz.

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Pairings: MM
Heat Level: 3
Romantic Content: 2
Character Identities: Bisexual, Gay
Protagonist 1 Age: 18-25
Protagonist 2 Age: 26-35
Tropes: Interracial Relationship, Sex Buddies Become Lovers
Word Count: 45000
Setting: New York City, United States
Languages Available: English
Series Type: Continuous / Same Characters

About the Author

Natsuya Uesugi, by day, is a systems analyst who has designed aerospace, semiconductor, and financial systems. With an MBA in International Management and a minor in Japanese, Natsuya uses his Japanese, Black, and Native American heritage to paint his stories keeping an eye on diversity.

By night, Natsuya is an author and manga artist weaving stories in his dystopian cyberpunk "grydscaen" novel series, his dark fantasy trilogy "The Seer of Grace and Fire," and his contemporary yaoi novellas and manga "graphic noiz."

He studied animation and game design at the Art Institute of Phoenix, and graphic design at The New School for Social Research in New York City where he learned traditional animation fueling his childhood dream of creating manga. To date he has written and illustrated "A Storm's Coming" manga set in the grydscaen universe, and two manga in the "graphic noiz" series.  He also works as art director for the "A Storm's Coming" anime about an LGBT homeless youth which won the "Creative Conscience Award" for addressing gay teen homelessness.

He enjoys skydiving, cosplay, World Cup futbol, reading manga, watching French news, eating ramen and anything with matcha, watching anime in Japanese, and writing poetry.