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Unita, Yumi 1972-

Overview
Works: 111 works in 228 publications in 3 languages and 2,077 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Fiction  Young adult works  Comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comics  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
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Most widely held works about Yumi Unita
 
Most widely held works by Yumi Unita
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his family's estate for his grandfather's funeral, thirty-something bachelor Daikichi is floored to discover that the old man had an illegitimate child with a much younger lover! Needless to say, the rest of the family is shocked and embarrassed by this turn of events, and not one of them wants anything to do with the little girl, who refuses to say a word. In a fit of angry spontaneity, Daikichi decides to adopt her! But is living with an overgrown teenager who can barely take care of himself the key to making Rin come out of her shell?
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As an impromptu dad to Rin, his late grandfather's illegitimate child, Daikichi Kawachi has experienced his share of firsts while caring for his little aunt . Now it's Daikichi's turn to battle the initial wave of separation anxiety as Rin leaves the nest-- for her first day of elementary school! Rin's elementary school isn't the only place with new faces, either. Daikichi's office is also inundated with first-timers, some of whom have their eyes on their gangly new coworker! And while father and daughter are experiencing (coping with?) all these firsts left and right, the first anniversary of Gramps's death also sneaks up on the pair-- as does the first anniversary of their paths crossing"--Publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his family's estate for his grandfather's funeral, thirty-something bachelor Daikichi is floored to discover that the old man had an illegitimate child with a much younger lover! Needless to say, the rest of the family is shocked and embarrassed by this turn of events, and not one of them wants anything to do with Rin, a little girl, who refuses to say a word. In a fit of angry spontaneity, Daikichi decides to take her in himself. But is living with an overgrown teenager who can barely take care of himself the key to making Rin come out of her shell?
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years have flown by since Daikichi first met Rin at his grandfather's funeral. Rin has blossomed into a smart, capable teen-ager, but the trails and tribulations of high school and adolescence await
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Having lived with his adopted daughter, Rin, for over a year now, Daikichi still considers the female mind to be far beyond his grasp! So when his cousin Haruko shows up on his doorstep with her daughter, Reina, in tow and claims to have 'run away, ' Daikichi is faced with navigating the twists and turns of the female psyche to get to the bottom of Haruko's situation. And ultimately, through the perspectives of both Haruko and the other parents he meets through Rin's school, Daikichi gradually begins to comprehend the many meanings of parenthood"--Publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As Daikichi continues to juggle work with raising a teenager, Rin struggles with the relationship between her and Kouki, her childhood friend. The last ten years have brought about a variety of changes to their friendship-- some subtle, some not so. Kouki may always have been head over heels for Rin, but the choices he's made in the past seem to have put a wedge between them. And when a scorned ex sets her sights anew on Rin as the object of her rage, the tricks up this girl's sleeve threaten to nip Kouki's potential romance with Rin in the bud for good. As Rin's sixteenth birthday approaches, will there be cause for celebration? Or will Daikichi have a crisis of the heart on his hands?!"--Publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Rin experiences the ups and downs of being a teenager, she begins to ponder what it means to be family. In her exploration of that question, she takes it upon herself to track down Masako, her birth mother. Masako, now engaged and pregnant, is about to start a new family of her own. But with Masako's feelings of guilt over her treatment of Rin, she can't bring herself to tell Daikichi of the recent developments in her life. So when Rin and Masako end up meeting face-to-face as a result of Rin's legwork, will the mother-daughter relationship that's been all but nonexistent till now end in fireworks?
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Like a plot out of a soap opera, bachelor Daikichi Kawachi's boringly normal life got a touch of the abnormal when he learned that his late granddad left behind a love child. And further rattling the unexpected skeleton in the closet? The ungainly, unglamorous Daikichi's impulsive decision to take in little Rin! But as the impromptu dad and his charge learn to adapt to both one another and their very new living situation, Daikichi is plagued by thoughts of Rin's mother. Who is she? Why has she been quiet all this time? Hot on the trail after discovering a modem at the old man's computer-less abode, Daikichi plays detective in search for answers. But elementary school enrollment, extracurricular activities, and other parental obligations wait for no man, so when the day of confrontation with the mysterious Masato arrives, will Daikichi be prepared?!"--Publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconnecting with her biological mother and her new family has put Rin at peace with her unfortunate beginnings. Now, becoming a big sister is cause for happiness for the levelheaded young woman. But despite this closure, all is not roses for Rin. The world around her seems obsessed with romance--Kouki still vies for Rin's affection, Reina jumps between relationships, a classmate shows his interest in Rin herself. Yet Rin finds herself trapped between her heart and her head when she realizes that her feelings for Daikichi might be more than those of a daughter for a father. And when Kouki pieces together the truth, is Rin and Daikichi's quiet, content existence headed for heartache?
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rin and Daikichi have weathered many storms together, but Rin's realization that she see Daikicki--the man who has raised her as a father--in a romantic light, may cast their little family adrift for good. Now, Rin must make a choice, one that will forever change the life she has come to know ..."
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Rin and Daikichi begin a new kind of life together, a collection of vignettes takes readers down memory lane regarding the stories of the unlikely pair, as well as of their friends and family
Bunny Drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like a plot out of a soap opera, bachelor Daikichi Kawachi's boringly normal life got a touch of the abnormal when he learned that his late grandad left behind a love child. And further rattling the unexpected skeleton in the closet? The ungainly, unglamorous Daikichi's impulsive decision to take in little Rin! But as the impromptu dad and his charge learn to adapt to both one another and their very new living situation, Daikichi is plagued by thoughts of Rin's mother. Who is she? Why has she been quiet all this time? Hot on the trail after discovering a modem at the old man's computer-less abode, Daikichi plays detective in a search for answers. But elementary school enrollment, extracurricular activities, and other parental obligations wait for no man, so when the day of confrontation with the mysteriouss Masako arrives, will Daikichi be prepared?!
Slumbering beauty by Yumi Unita( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school student Yaneko loves sleep so much she can barely wake up of her own accord--until she's roused by a sleep spirit know as Nerimu. Yaneko must accompany him as he dead off to work, granting the gift of sleep to people (and animals!) of all ages. But what is his true purpose? And why has he chosen Yaneko to be his assistant? The could very well be the beginning of a beautiful friendship! -- cover
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rin and Daikichi have weathered many storms together, but Rin's realization that she see Daikicki--the man who has raised her as a father--in a romantic light, may cast their little family adrift for good. Now, Rin must make a choice, one that will forever change the life she has come to know
Un drôle de père : [le monde n'est-il pas mieux que ce que tu avais imaginé?] by Yumi Unita( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le jour des funérailles de son grand-père, Daikichi, 30 ans, célibataire, apprend avec stupéfaction que celui-ci a une fillette de six ans, prénommée Rin et visiblement abandonnée par sa mère. Voyant que personne ne désire se charger de cette enfant renfermée, il décide de s'en occuper malgré son absence totale d'expérience. Son quotidien change alors radicalement et de nombreux défis s'amoncellent." (bdgest.com)
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As Daikichi continues to juggle work with raising a teenager, Rin struggles with the relationship between her and Kouki, her childhood friend. The last ten years have brought about a variety of changes to their friendship-- some subtle, some not so. Kouki may always have been head over heels for Rin, but the choices he's made in the past seem to have put a wedge between them. And when a scorned ex sets her sights anew on Rin as the object of her rage, the tricks up this girl's sleeve threaten to nip Kouki's potential romance with Rin in the bud for good. As Rin's sixteenth birthday approaches, will there be cause for celebration? Or will Daikichi have a crisis of the heart on his hands?!" -- from publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconnecting with her biological mother and her new family has put Rin at peace with her unfortunate beginnings. Now, becoming a big sister is cause for happiness for the levelheaded young woman. But despite this closure, all is not roses for Rin. The world around her seems obsessed with romance--Kouki still vies for Rin's affection, Reina jumps between relationships, a classmate shows his interest in Rin herself. Yet Rin finds herself trapped between her heart and her head when she realizes that her feelings for Daikichi might be more than those of a daughter for a father. And when Kouki pieces together the truth, is Rin and Daikichi's quiet, content existence headed for heartache?
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Having lived with his adopted daughter, Rin, for over a year now, Daikichi still considers the female mind to be far beyond his grasp! So when his cousin Haruko shows up on his doorstep with her daughter, Reina, in tow and claims to have "run away," Daikichi is faced with navigating the twists and turns of the female psyche to get to the bottom of Haruko's situation. And ultimately, through the perspectives of both Haruko and the other parents he meets through Rin's school, Daikichi gradually begins to comprehend the many meanings of parenthood ..."--Publisher's web site
Bunny drop by Yumi Unita( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Rin experiences the ups and downs of being a teenager, she begins to ponder what it means to be family. In her exploration of that question, she takes it upon herself to track down Masako, her birth mother. Masako, now engaged and pregnant, is about to start a new family of her own. But with Masako's feelings of guilt over her treatment of Rin, she can't bring herself to tell Daikichi of the recent developments in her life. So when Rin and Masako end up meeting face-to-face as a result of Rin's legwork, will the mother-daughter relationship that's been all but nonexistent till now end in fireworks?
Bunny drop, vol. 3 by Yumi Unita( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As an impromptu dad to Rin, his late grandfather's illegitimate child, Daikichi Kawachi has experienced his share of firsts while caring for his little aunt . Now it's Daikichi's turn to battle the initial wave of separation anxiety as Rin leaves the nest-- for her first day of elementary school! Rin's elementary school isn't the only place with new faces, either. Daikichi's office is also inundated with first-timers, some of whom have their eyes on their gangly new coworker! And while father and daughter are experiencing (coping with?) all these firsts left and right, the first anniversary of Gramps's death also sneaks up on the pair-- as does the first anniversary of their paths crossing"--Publisher's web site
 
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Alternative Names
Unita, Yumi

Unita, Yumi 1972-

Yumi, Unita

Yumi Unita Japanese mangaka and illustrator

Yumi Unita Japans mangaka

Унита, Юми

우인전유미 1972-

우인전ゆみ 1972-

ウニタ, ユミ

ウニタ, ユミ 1972-

宇仁田 ゆみ 1972-....

宇仁田ゆみ 1972-

宇仁田由美

Languages
English (65)

French (12)

Japanese (8)