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The Resource Translucent, 1, story and art by Kazuhiro Okamoto ; translation by Heidi Plechl ; lettering by Jim Keplinger

Translucent, 1, story and art by Kazuhiro Okamoto ; translation by Heidi Plechl ; lettering by Jim Keplinger

Label
Translucent, 1
Title
Translucent
Title number
1
Statement of responsibility
story and art by Kazuhiro Okamoto ; translation by Heidi Plechl ; lettering by Jim Keplinger
Title variation
Translucent 1
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Eighth-grader Shizuka Shiroyama is an introverted girl, dealing with school woes, bossy peers, and a medical condition, the mysterious Translucent Syndrome, which causes her to periodically turn semi-transparent or completely invisible. One classmate, the hyperactive Mamoru Tadami, is falling for Shizuka despite her problem, and his dogged determination and unconditional support brings hope into her life"--Back cover
Member of
Summary
Shizuka deals with the worries of middle school plus Translucent Syndrome--a disease that causes her to turn partly or totally invisible--with the help of Keiko, another sufferer, and a boy named Mamoru
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
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254605
Cataloging source
SRB
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1971-
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Okamoto, Kazuhiro
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
comic strips
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  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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  • Plechl, Heidi
  • Keplinger, Jim
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True
Series statement
Translucent
Series volume
0001
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  • Perception
  • Self-perception
  • Adolescent psychology
  • Graphic novels
  • Perception
  • Self-perception
  • Adolescent psychology
Target audience
adult
Label
Translucent, 1, story and art by Kazuhiro Okamoto ; translation by Heidi Plechl ; lettering by Jim Keplinger
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn182523185
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
186 p.
Isbn
9781593076474
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)182523185
Label
Translucent, 1, story and art by Kazuhiro Okamoto ; translation by Heidi Plechl ; lettering by Jim Keplinger
Publication
Control code
ocn182523185
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
186 p.
Isbn
9781593076474
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)182523185

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