The Resource Kingyo Used Books, 1, [story and art by] Seimu Yoshizaki ; [translation, Adrienne Weber, Mini Eda ; touch-up art & lettering Ben Costa]

Kingyo Used Books, 1, [story and art by] Seimu Yoshizaki ; [translation, Adrienne Weber, Mini Eda ; touch-up art & lettering Ben Costa]

Label
Kingyo Used Books, 1
Title
Kingyo Used Books
Title number
1
Statement of responsibility
[story and art by] Seimu Yoshizaki ; [translation, Adrienne Weber, Mini Eda ; touch-up art & lettering Ben Costa]
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
A collection of stories centered around Kingyo Used Books, a bookstore shelved from floor to ceiling with manga, about the ways that manga changes the characters' lives. Includes stories about an art student who is inspired by a manga series, an archer who revives his focus thanks to a gag manga, a busy housewife whose passion in life is renewed by a shojo manga character, and more
Member of
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Series statement
Kingyo Used Books
Series volume
vol 1
Target audience
adolescent
Kingyo Used Books, 1, [story and art by] Seimu Yoshizaki ; [translation, Adrienne Weber, Mini Eda ; touch-up art & lettering Ben Costa]
Label
Kingyo Used Books, 1, [story and art by] Seimu Yoshizaki ; [translation, Adrienne Weber, Mini Eda ; touch-up art & lettering Ben Costa]
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "Original Japanese edition 'Kingyoya Koshoten' published by Shogakukan Inc."--Colophon
  • Book reads from right to left
  • "Parental advisory: Kingyo Used Books is rated T+ for Older Teen"--Colophon
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Contents
Chapter 1. The components of memory -- Chapter 2. Hoskusai manga -- Chapter 3. Far away -- Chatper 4. The boy detective arrives -- Chapter 5. A country without manga -- Chapter 6. Fujiomi-kun -- Chapter 7. The Sedori business -- Billy and Grandpa's curious travelogue, episode 1 -- Kingyo Used Books Notebook
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Edition
Viz signature ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9781421533629
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
System control number
905379

Library Locations

    • Galway Public LibraryBorrow it
      5264 North Street (Sacandaga Rd), Galway, NY, 12074-2431, US
      43.020212 -74.031608
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