Slide show :

The conflict in ALONG THE SAME STREET arises as teenage Kenta Ishiguro tries to maintain his relationship with his grandfather--while forging a bond with a foreign teacher who has come to live in Mioyama.

Throughout the novel, however, Kenta's deep love for the natural beauty of his hometown remains constant. This slideshow introduces some of that natural beauty.

While the photos are real, Mioyama remains a fictional place.