Author Archives: Lori Henderson

About Lori Henderson

Lori Henderson is the writer and reviewer for the manga blog, Manga Xanadu. She also keeps a personal blog at Fangirl Xanadu, and a writing blog at Muse of Xanadu. She contributes to the Good Comics for Kids blog at School Library Journal. As the mother of two teen daughters, she needs all the escape she can get, which reading and writing about manga gives her.
Manga Dogs Volume 1
January 30, 2015

Manga Dogs Volume 1

Kanna Tezuka is a serious 15-year-old manga artist, already being published as a pro. So when she finds out her …Read the Rest

DMP Kickstarts Tezuka’s Alabaster
January 29, 2015

DMP Kickstarts Tezuka’s Alabaster

Digital Manga Publishing has announced the next Osamu Tezuka Kickstarter. It’s been a month since the last Kickstarter for Ludwig …Read the Rest

This Week’s Manga: I Don’t Like This Week At All
January 28, 2015

This Week’s Manga: I Don’t Like This Week At All

Wow, I know end of the month lists can be tough, but this one is seriously rough. There are only …Read the Rest

Kodansha’s Kinokuniya Event Yields New Licenses
January 27, 2015

Kodansha’s Kinokuniya Event Yields New Licenses

Earlier this month Kodansha held an event at the Kinokuniya Bookstore in New York, a popular venue for East Coast …Read the Rest

PR: Yu-Gi-Oh Manga Goes Big
January 26, 2015

PR: Yu-Gi-Oh Manga Goes Big

Viz Media continues its omnibus re-releases with another oldie-but-goodie. I was never impressed with the Yu-Gi-Oh anime, but when Viz …Read the Rest

Weekly Top Ten – January 24, 2015
January 25, 2015

Weekly Top Ten – January 24, 2015

Every week, the New York Times and Amazon posts the top ten bestselling books. The New York Times gets their …Read the Rest

Battle of the Brides
January 24, 2015

Battle of the Brides

Shokakugan’s Monthly Cheese! is announcing in their March issue out today that mangaka Rei Toma is starting a new manga …Read the Rest

Bakuman Volume 19
January 23, 2015

Bakuman Volume 19

With their new series, Moritaka and Akito start beating Eiji Nizuma in the Shonen Jump rankings for the first time. …Read the Rest

This Week’s Manga: Yen Again
January 21, 2015

This Week’s Manga: Yen Again

No matter how I look at it, it’s Yen Press’s fault I’m not caught up reading manga! Look at all …Read the Rest

Almost Makes Me Wish I Read Shonen Jump
January 20, 2015

Almost Makes Me Wish I Read Shonen Jump

Viz Media’s Jump Start! has been busy lately. Several titles that have debuted in the Japanese Weekly Shonen Jump are …Read the Rest

PR: Weekly Shonen Jump Celebrates 3-Year Anniversary
January 19, 2015

PR: Weekly Shonen Jump Celebrates 3-Year Anniversary

Even though it’s Weekly Shonen Jump‘s anniversary, readers get the presents! I’ve been moving away from shonen manga mostly, but …Read the Rest

Weekly Top Ten – January 17, 2015
January 18, 2015

Weekly Top Ten – January 17, 2015

Every week, the New York Times and Amazon posts the top ten bestselling books. The New York Times gets their …Read the Rest

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