I saw the Kamikaze Girls movie a while ago and found it quite fun.
In spite of his incredibly detailed knowledge of the Lolita and yanki lifestyles, his real genius is his understanding and portrayal of human nature and relationships.
The friendships that actually last and will stand the tests of what ever is thrown at one during life, and what you'll throw back at life to keep that friendship.
Momoko is a lolita who has moved to a small country town and does not currently have any friends. Until through a transaction she meets Ichiko (or Ichigo) who is yanki and these... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Alex
the movie is an ultimate favorite but the novel is also amazing! the hardcover is great and it just looks glorious once you finally get it in the mail. Read morePublished 16 months ago by meetmeinseoul
I really loved this book.
Not only was the story entertaining, but Momoko's deep personal incite provided a sort-of "new way of thinking" for myself. Read more
I saw the Kamikaze Girls movie a while ago and found it quite fun. Normally I do not get the novel of movies I already saw I thought it ruin the movie for me. Read morePublished on August 25, 2011 by Blair Mueller
My teenage daughter and her friends were watching this movie at our house one night and I got sucked in. It was wonderfully odd. Read morePublished on May 9, 2011 by Kara Lynn Russell
I love this book! It is written in a whimsical view from Momoko, a lolita. I think it would be most enjoyable for lolitas, but other people may like it, too. Read morePublished on November 1, 2009 by Grace Chang
My first impression was: Wow! What a beautiful book!
But it's more than a cute cover. It's a great view of a Lolita mind, in a lovely funny story.
I hesitate to call this a light read because I came away from the novel having learned something. There are several underlying concepts that at several points in the novel made me... Read morePublished on August 3, 2008 by Adrienne
This book is one of my new favs. It's a great story, and it made me smile. It's a bit diffrent from the movie, (the ending) but it will make you laugh.Published on May 27, 2008 by J. ihrig