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The Resource Kekkaishi, volume 8, [story and art by] Yellow Tanabe ; [translation, Yuko Sawada ; touch-up art & lettering, Stephen Dutro]

Kekkaishi, volume 8, [story and art by] Yellow Tanabe ; [translation, Yuko Sawada ; touch-up art & lettering, Stephen Dutro]

Label
Kekkaishi, volume 8
Title
Kekkaishi
Title number
volume 8
Statement of responsibility
[story and art by] Yellow Tanabe ; [translation, Yuko Sawada ; touch-up art & lettering, Stephen Dutro]
Title variation
  • Kekkaishi volume 8
  • Kekkaishi 8
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Yoshimori Sumimura and Tokine Yukimura have a special mission, passed down through their families for generations--to protect Karasumori forest from supernatural beings called "ayakashi"
Member of
Summary
Follows junior high school student Yoshimori Sumimura and his sixteen-year-old neighbor and childhood friend, Tokine Yukimura, as they battle evil forces in their mission to protect Karasumori forest
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
254654
Cataloging source
SAP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tanabe, Yellow
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated "T" for teen. Parental advisory: "Kekkaishi" is rated T for Teen and is recommended for ages 13 and up. It contains fantasy violence
Literary form
comic strips
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dutro, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Viz graphic novel.
Series volume
0008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graphic novels
  • Teenagers
  • Demonology
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Good and evil
  • Teenagers
  • Demonology
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Good and evil
  • Cartoons and comics
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Kekkaishi, volume 8, [story and art by] Yellow Tanabe ; [translation, Yuko Sawada ; touch-up art & lettering, Stephen Dutro]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "First published by Shogakukan, Inc. in Japan as Kekkaishi"--Colophon
  • "New and adapted artwork and text"--Colophon
  • "This book reads from right to left"--Cover p. [4]
Control code
ocm83268120
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Action ed.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9781421508283
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)83268120
Label
Kekkaishi, volume 8, [story and art by] Yellow Tanabe ; [translation, Yuko Sawada ; touch-up art & lettering, Stephen Dutro]
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "First published by Shogakukan, Inc. in Japan as Kekkaishi"--Colophon
  • "New and adapted artwork and text"--Colophon
  • "This book reads from right to left"--Cover p. [4]
Control code
ocm83268120
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Action ed.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9781421508283
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)83268120

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