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The Resource Shiver : selected stories, story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes

Shiver : selected stories, story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes

Label
Shiver : selected stories
Title
Shiver
Title remainder
selected stories
Statement of responsibility
story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"This volume includes nine of Junji Ito's best short stories, as selected by the author himself and presented with accompanying notes and commentary. An arm peppered with tiny holes dangles from a sick girl's window... After an idol hangs herself, balloons bearing faces appear in the sky, some even featuring your own face... An amateur film crew hires an extremely individualistic fashion model and faces a real bloody ending... An offering of nine fresh nightmares for the delectation of horror fans"--Amazon
Member of
Summary
A collection of horror manga, selected by the author, features such stories as an arm peppered with tiny holes dangling from a sick girl's window and an amateur film crew that hires an unusual fashion model facing a real bloody ending
Tone
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10625168
Cataloging source
SMDRL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Itō, Junji
Dewey number
741.5952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated T+ for older teen; parental advisory; recommended for ages 16 and up; contains graphic violence and disturbing themes
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/letterer
  • m61RcW88fNw
  • 5u1qlCDfL4s
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Jocelyne
  • Dashiell, James
  • Kokubo, Naomi
  • Erbes, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Viz signature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Monsters
  • Supernatural
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Junji Ito selected stories
Label
Shiver : selected stories, story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Manga
  • Translation of: Itō junji jisen kessakushū
  • Originally published in Japan in 2015 by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc., Tokyo, through Tohan Corporation, Tokyo
  • Manga format; reads from back to front, right to left
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Greased
  • Fashion model : cursed frame
  • Used record
  • Shiver
  • Fashion model
  • Hanging blimp
  • Marionette mansion
  • Painter
  • The long dream
  • Honored ancestors
Control code
on1015372270
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781421596938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015372270
Label
Shiver : selected stories, story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Manga
  • Translation of: Itō junji jisen kessakushū
  • Originally published in Japan in 2015 by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc., Tokyo, through Tohan Corporation, Tokyo
  • Manga format; reads from back to front, right to left
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Greased
  • Fashion model : cursed frame
  • Used record
  • Shiver
  • Fashion model
  • Hanging blimp
  • Marionette mansion
  • Painter
  • The long dream
  • Honored ancestors
Control code
on1015372270
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781421596938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015372270

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