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Barefoot Gen Volume 1: Manga Movable Feast

Barefoot Gen Volume 1: Manga Movable Feast
February 17, 2011
John Thomas

One of history’s darkest days is foreshadowed in this first autobiographical manga volume written by a Hiroshima survivor.

Good-Bye Volume 1

Good-Bye Volume 1
August 17, 2010
John Thomas

In this third collection of short stories from famed gekika author Yoshihiro Tatsumi, the stories are longer, and the content …Read the Rest

A Drifting Life

A Drifting Life
July 26, 2010
John Thomas

Winner of 2010 Eisner for Best U.S. Edition of International Matierial-Asia! Nearly 850 pages of pure comics genius. And it …Read the Rest

Red Snow Volume 1

Red Snow Volume 1
July 22, 2010
John Thomas

A collection of short stories in the gekiga tradition, people who are familiar with Yoshihiro Tatsumi may be as surprised …Read the Rest

Berserk Volume 33

Berserk Volume 33
July 20, 2010
John Thomas

The biggest growing issue with Berserk (aside from the fact that Miura is only publishing a handful of chapters each …Read the Rest

Mugen Spiral: The Complete Two-Volume Series

Mugen Spiral: The Complete Two-Volume Series
July 12, 2010
John Thomas

Yayoi – the 78th Head of Household of the Suzuka Clan – is a mystic with a tremendous power over …Read the Rest

Mail Volume 1

Mail Volume 1
June 24, 2010
John Thomas

Being a guy that’s aging, and probably faster than my inner-child would like to admit, I enjoy it when a …Read the Rest

Only One Wish

Only One Wish
January 19, 2010
John Thomas

I will grant you any wish. But its outcome depends on you. Tokyo Mew Mew creator Mia Ikumi takes a …Read the Rest

Akira Volume 1

Akira Volume 1
December 14, 2009
John Thomas

There was much talk about Kodansha’s decision to open offices in the US many months back. We know several publishers …Read the Rest

Moyasimon: Tales of Agriculture Volume 1

Moyasimon: Tales of Agriculture Volume  1
November 20, 2009
John Thomas

Bacteria to School Just when you thought you have seen it all, Del Rey brings one of the most original …Read the Rest