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Haruki Murakami manga stories  Cover Image Book Book

Haruki Murakami manga stories / adapted by Jean-Christophe Deveney ; illustrated by PMGL ; original onomatopeia by Misato Morita ; [English translation Periplus Editions (HK) Ltd.].

Deveney, Jean-Christophe, 1977- (adapter.). Pmgl, 1980- (artist.). Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Based on (work): Kaeru-kun, Tōkyō o sukuu. (Added Author). Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Based on (work): Doko de are sore ga mitsukarisōna basho de. (Added Author). Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Based on (work): Bāsudei gāru. (Added Author). Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Based on (work): Nanbanme no otoko. (Added Author). Periplus Editions (HK) Ltd., (translator.). Tuttle Publishing (Firm), (publisher.).

Summary:

"For the first time in English, the work of master Haruki Murakami is available in manga form. In this collection you'll find striking full-color adaptations of these iconic short stories: Super-frog saves Tokyo -- A few days after an earthquake, Katagirl-san finds a giant frog in his home. The frog promises to save Tokyo from the next earthquake, but Katagiri-san must help him. Is this real, or a dream? Where I'm likely to find it -- A woman's husband goes missing and she hires a detective to find him. As the detective picks up clues about the man's whereabouts, he reflects on the meaning of his own life. Birthday girl -- A woman tells a friend the story of a surreal encounter on her twentieth birthday with the owner of the restaurant where she works. The seventh man -- A man who is deeply scarred by the depth of his childhood friend must find a way to deal with this trauma as an adult."-- Back cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9784805317648 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 4805317647 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 142 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, an imprint of Periplus Editions (HK) Ltd., 2023.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Super-frog saves Tokyo -- Where I'm likely to find it -- Birthday girl -- The seventh man.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the French.
Subject: Murakami, Haruki, 1949- > Graphic novel adaptations.
Short stories > Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan > Social life and customs > 20th century > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Manga.
Short stories.
Graphic novel adaptations.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch 741.5952 M972hd 2023 (Text) 33126025966577 New YA Graphic Novels Available -
Erlanger Branch 741.5952 M972hd 2023 (Text) 33126025966551 New YA Graphic Novels Available -
Independence Branch 741.5952 M972hd 2023 (Text) 33126025966585 New YA Graphic Novels Available -


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