Record Details

Catalog Search

Akira. Book two / Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy].

Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- (Author). Umezawa, Yoko. (Added Author). York, Linda M. (Added Author). Duffy, Jo. (Added Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett Public Library AGN OTO (Text) 30010170688702 Adult Graphic Novel Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781935429029 : PAP
  • ISBN: 1935429027 : PAP
  • Physical Description: 301 p. : chiefy ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Kodansha Comics, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: "First published in 1985 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.: In the 21st century, Neo-Tokyo has rise from the ashes of a Tokyo obiliterated by a monstrous psychokinetic power known only as Akira, a being who yet lives, secretly imprisoned in frozen stasis. Those who stand guard know that Akira's awakening is a terrifying inevitability. Tetsuo, an angry young man with immense - and rapidly growing - psychich abilities, may be their only hope to control Akira when he wakes. But Tetsuo is becoming increasingly unstable and harbors a growing obsession to confront Akira face-to-face.
Subject: Teenagers > Japan > Tokyo > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.

Additional Resources