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The Resource Battle royale, Vol. 9, by Koushun Takami & Masayuki Taguchi ; [translator, Tomo Iwo ; English adaptation, Keith Giffen]

Battle royale, Vol. 9, by Koushun Takami & Masayuki Taguchi ; [translator, Tomo Iwo ; English adaptation, Keith Giffen]

Label
Battle royale, Vol. 9
Title
Battle royale
Title number
Vol. 9
Statement of responsibility
by Koushun Takami & Masayuki Taguchi ; [translator, Tomo Iwo ; English adaptation, Keith Giffen]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"After Shuuya is nurtured back to health, he discovers his savior is a group of girls with plans to defeat The Program and escape the island. But hope turns to despair when Yuko's paranoia makes her believe that Shuuya is the devil ... and she will stop at nothing to cast him into darkness!"--from publisher's web site
Member of
Summary
In a country ruled by a ruthless totalitarian government, a group of ninth-grade students are confined to a small isolated island where they must fight each other for three days until only one survivor remains, as part of the ultimate in reality television
Theme
Tone
Award
YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
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305194
Cataloging source
OEM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Takami, Koushun
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Mature ages 18+
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taguchi, Masayuki
  • Iwo, Tomo
  • Giffen, Keith
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True
Series statement
Battle Royale
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reality television programs
  • Junior high school students
  • School violence
  • Graphic novels
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Target audience
adult
Label
Battle royale, Vol. 9, by Koushun Takami & Masayuki Taguchi ; [translator, Tomo Iwo ; English adaptation, Keith Giffen]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book is printed 'manga-style, ' in the authentic Japanese right-to-left format."
Control code
ocm56804120
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781591828655
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56804120
Label
Battle royale, Vol. 9, by Koushun Takami & Masayuki Taguchi ; [translator, Tomo Iwo ; English adaptation, Keith Giffen]
Publication
Note
"This book is printed 'manga-style, ' in the authentic Japanese right-to-left format."
Control code
ocm56804120
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781591828655
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56804120

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