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Hoshin engi. Vol. 1, Beginnings / story and art by Ryu Fujisaki ; translation & English adaptation, Tomo Kimura ; touch-up art & lettering, Rina Mapa ; additional touch-up, Josh Simpson.

Fujisaki, Ryu. (Author). Kimura, Tomo. (Added Author). Mapa, Rina. (Added Author). Simpson, Josh, 1949- (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library GRA FUJ YA 1 (Text) 39206019928801 Teen Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781421513621 :
  • ISBN: 1421513625 :
  • Physical Description: 199 pages : cheifly illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: Shonen Jump manga ed.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
"Hoshin Engi is based on The creation of the gods, by Xu Zonglin, one of China's four classic fantasy novels."--P. [5].
"First published in Japan in 1996 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo"--P. facing t.p.
In keeping with the original Japanese format, this book reads from back to front and from right to left.
Summary, etc.:
"When his clan is wiped out by a beautiful demon, young Taikobo finds himself in charge of the mysterious Hoshin Project. Its mission: find all immortals living in the human world and seal them away forever. But who do you trust--and whose side are you really on--when you've been trained to hunt demons by a demon?"--P. [4] of cover.
Target Audience Note:
Rated T for Teen.
Subject: Young adults.
Graphic novels.
Gods, Japanese > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Graphic novels > Japan.

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