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Hidamari ga Kikoeru

Hidamari ga Kikoeru

Alternative Titles

English: I Hear the Sunspot
Synonyms: Theory of Happiness
Japanese: ひだまりが聴こえる


Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Dec 21, 2013 to ?
Authors: Fumino, Yuki (Story & Art)
Serialization: Canna


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Because of a hearing disability, Kouhei is often misunderstood and has trouble integrating into life on campus, so he learns to keep his distance. That is until he meets the outspoken and cheerful Taichi. He tells Kouhei that his hearing loss is not his fault. Taichi's words cut through Kouhei's usual defense mechanisms and open his heart. More than friends, less than lovers, their relationship changes Kouhei forever.

(Source: One Peace Books)


Hidamari ga Kikoeru is set to receive a live-action film adaptation.

The series has been published in English as I Hear the Sunspot by One Peace Books since August 15, 2017. It has also been published in Polish by Dango since August 25, 2016 and in Spanish by Milky way Ediciones since 2016.


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Feb 18, 2016
eners (All reviews)
Story: This is a pretty unique shonen ai manga, because of the inclusion of hard of hearing characters. You don't see those often in any manga. The pacing is good. Some people might find it a bit slow, but I like how you get to see the characters warming up to each other. :)

Art: Great! It's very nice. The people don't look disproportional and everyone looks fiiiine. :D

Character: Taichii (dark-haired MC) isn't all that unique. He's loud, straightforward, says and does what he wants, gets into fights, kind, etc. You can find characters like him in many other mangas, BUT the author did a great read more
Apr 6, 2018
brianritchie (All reviews)
This one was hard for me...emotionally.

While the French translation of the title - "Entends-tu le chant du soleil?" OR "Can you hear the song of the sun?" seems so much more elegant, the manga's real beauty lies in its ability to convey the warmth and beauty of loving another human in a simple yet impactful way without falling into traditional OR societal conventions.

It does it so well - that it kicks up that feeling in your gut reminding you of when you felt that very same yearning and "wanting to care" for someone - even if it's a feeling you didn't quite have a read more
Aug 9, 2016
01RuneMishe (All reviews)
An amazing manga. It involves people who have difficulty hearing and how people who can hear clearly interact. Its a great volumes/books for anyone who is going through any time of disability particularly hearing difficulty/deaf. hearing aids, sign language, etc are also addressed.

Its well worth your time. The friendship, the art style, and the way things are brought up with different experiences is wonderful.

2 volumes total that I'm aware of. Both books are very relate-able and really adds to your own insight of what people go through in all sorts of experiences.
I love both of the main characters. read more
Feb 18, 2019
supermario4ever (All reviews)
I didn't read much Shounen ai mangas, because they are mostly about to satisfy the fujoushis' and fudanshis' imaginations. But the Hidamari ga Kikoeru is totally different. The story is very lovely, I could identify with the protagonists.

I also had hearing impairment in my childhood (but it's been operated), so I know how does it feel living with worse hearing. It's really depressing, and you might feel that you are alone, because you hear the others badly. The manga showed it authentically, and it's great that Kouhei could find a friend in Taiichi, who helped not only as note taker, but he cheered him with read more


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