Yomawari Sensei
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Yomawari Sensei

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Synonyms: Nightwatch Teacher
Japanese: 夜回り先生


Type: Manga
Volumes: 9
Chapters: 45
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 25, 2004 to Dec 25, 2008
Genre: Drama Drama
Themes: Psychological Psychological, School School
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Ikki
Authors: Mizutani, Osamu (Story), Tsuchida, Seiki (Art)


Score: 8.291 (scored by 23712,371 users)
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Ranked: #3292
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Popularity: #1385
Members: 14,040
Favorites: 213


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Volumes: /9
Chapters: /45


The author, a high school teacher, recounts his 12 years on "night patrol" in Yokohama City, where he comes face to face with youth dealing with issues ranging from self-mutilation to drug abuse.

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Yomawari Sensei is based on Osamu Mizutani's life.

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May 16, 2020
True stories never fail to grab my attention, especially in the manga world because there are very few. I started reading Yomawari Sensei not onlt because of this, but also because it was short and had good ratings on MAL. I finished it in about 2 hours and I'd like to share what I thought made Yomawari Sensei a masterpiece. This is my first review so it might be a little bit amateurish.

Yomawari Sensei is an episodic manga that follows the life of our main character, Osamu Mizutani, as a teacher who helps troubled youth. Every chapter is quite simple. Mizutani finds a troubled youth, ...
Mar 10, 2022
It has been a very long time since a story touched me as profoundly as this one. As an average young adult, I felt like the author was speaking directly to my soul; the principles and virtues put forward are what we should all be striving towards to make this world a better place.

The true story of Osamu Mizutani's life resonates with what makes us human, encourages us to keep the faith and look forward to the bright future. This manga filled me with optimism while also bringing me to tears.

Fight on my brothers and sisters, never give up!
Jan 30, 2024
Mixed Feelings
DISCLAIMER: this review was written before I learned that this is a collection of true stories which largely changes how one interprets the story ofc so a large majority of this review isn't really applicable anymore but I spent enough time writing it that I don't want to just erase it from existence

I really do wish I could say that I enjoyed Yomawari Sensei more than I did but throughout a good chunk of my reading experience and time reflecting on it after I've finished it, just feels like a work with so much genuine heart that just couldn't live up to it's potential.

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