| Italian edition edition (Grijalbo Mondadori, October 30, 2008), cover price $27.95 | About this edition:
When Miko moves temporarily to live and study in New York she leaves behind Ben, a confused, obsessive, 30-year-old theatre manager who finds himself desperately trying to answer the big questions.
| Gph edition (Drawn & Quarterly Pubns, September 4, 2007), cover price $19.95 | About this edition:
Ben Tanaka, a confused, obsessive, twenty-something Japanese American, embarks on a cross-country search for contentment--or the perfect girl--in a graphic novel that tackles modern culture, sexual mores, and racial politics with honesty and humor.
| 1 reprint edition (Drawn & Quarterly Pubns, April 14, 2009), cover price $15.95
| Gardners Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $16.75 | About this edition:
The 2007 New York Times Book Review Notable Book now in paperbackLauded for its provocative and insightful portrayal of interpersonal relationships, Adrian Tomine's politically charged Shortcomings was one of the most acclaimed books of 2007.