Confidential Confessions Vol 5 Author:Reiko Momochi Too often, we overlook the problems other people have because we want to avoid getting involved. But there are times when getting involved is the only choice you have and when all is said and done, it is those who have the courage to do what is right who will make the difference. Deciding to make a stand against bullies, abusive teachers and soc... more »ial constraints makes for a difficult struggle but at what price will you sacrifice your dignity?« less
Book 5 tackles the specific topics of rape and HIV/AIDS. I have only read book 5 of this series, but I am glad that author drew out the situations into manga format, therefore allowing more young adults to understand these perhaps taboo or misunderstood... things.
This manga has reinforced my beliefs that anime and manga are not only for little kids. It isn't always about a kid saving the world with superpowers or a flowery romance story about a couple in high school; there are series that tackle the dark, taboo issues of today's society. Thank you Reiko Momochi-san, for opening my eyes.