Kaze ton of AI NO Uta
Kaze ton of AI NO Uta (jap. 風と木の詩; dt. The song of trees and wind) is a Manga of Keiko Takemiya, to which as one is considered the first Shōnen Ai and help this category to the break-through. The dear history of two unequal young men at a European boy school is told. A unverhüllte bed scene at the beginning of a chapter one gas was into the 1970ern in the Japanese Manga world a sensation.
end 19. Century in France Serge asking route is the son of a Aristokraten and a gypsy. When its father dies, its last will that his son goes into the same school, is into which he once went. At the Laconblade school, a pure boy school, arrived, Serge would like to get along. It wants to step there into the Fussstapfen of its father. Besides it would like to make its talent for the piano its future occupation.
Arrived it meets a boy hardly there named Gilbert Cocteau, which is admired by all because of its feminine beauty. Pretty often teachers or pupils feel sexually tightened by him. Gilbert is in the whole school admits for the fact that he rises with everyone to bed, if thereby something develops for its advantage. Serge must divide a room with it, whereby Gilbert proves occasionally as unausstehlich.
Already after few weeks Serge becomes one of the best and most popular pupils of the school. He finds many friends fast, does not give up however to try to close a friendship with the locked Gilbert. Its goal is however to ruin Serge. And in such a way the two 14-jährigen boys destroy themselves ever more, however also always approach themselves.
original appeared the Manga in January 1976 in the appearing weekly Shōjo Comic - magazine with Shogakukan, where he was serialisiert until 1982. Kaze ton of AI NO Uta in the Petit Flower of the same publishing house was published from 1982 to 1984. An end found history in 17 volumes, which experienced many new editions. 1994 appeared with the Hakusensha - publishing house a new edition in Bunko - format in ten volumes, already 1988 with Shogakukan a nine-volume Bunko expenditure.
1980 received Keiko Takemiya for Kaze ton of AI NO Uta to the 25. Shogakukan Award.