The American-based online bookstore Glacier Bay Books has announced on Twitter that its Glaeolia 3 indie manga collection will become available for pre-order on October 15, 2021. The company also announced that it has licensed Umi Kusahara’s Mothers collection of indie manga and Byū Kijitori’s One Hundred Views of Reality: The Collected Short Stories of Kijitori Byu.
Glaeolia 3 will feature 13 authors that include:
- Akino Kondoh
- Reiji Fukitsu
- Isao Yamada and Junichiro Saito
- Suzuka Komachiya
- Kotaro Mitsuhashi
- Tsuchika Nishimura
- Konomi Oumi
- Nagaharu Yagi
- Yūichi Yokoyama
wadachizu painted the cover for the collection.
Glacier Bay Books will publish the Mothers collection of indie manga in English both digitally and in print in the second quarter of 2022. The collection will feature 11 stories and is about 200 pages long.
The collection is described as:
Mothers collects 11 heartfelt stories exploring the emotionally fraught nature of human relations, and the process both of giving, and of receiving, love.
The company will publish Kijitori’s collection tentatively titled One Hundred Views of Reality: The Collected Short Stories of Kijitori Byu in the fourth quarter of 2022 digitally and in print. The collection will feature about 300 pages with stories such as “A Long Stay,” “BYTE,” and “A Country Called America.”