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Yen Press to Release your name. Audiobook This July

your name.

Makoto Shinkai whipped up a your name. novel during the production of the hit anime film of the same name, and now that novel is coming out once again, but this time in audiobook form. Yen Press announced plans to release the novel as part of its Yen Audio imprint, with a release scheduled for July 2024.

The voice cast has yet to be announced, so stay tuned for more on that. The your name. audiobook will be available across all major audiobook platforms.

Here’s how Yen Press describes the novel by Makoto Shinkai:

Mitsuha, a high school girl living in a small town in the mountains, has a dream that she’s a boy living in Tokyo. Taki, a high school boy in Tokyo, dreams he’s a girl living in a quaint little mountain town. Sharing bodies, relationships, and lives, the two become inextricably interwoven–but are any connections truly inseverable in the grand tapestry of fate? Written by director MAKOTO SHINKAI during the production of the film by the same title, your name. is in turns funny, heartwarming, and heart-wrenching as it follows the struggles of two young people determined to hold on to one another.

Source: Yen Press