Library Wars (Paperback)
Love & War, Vol. 3
Viz Media, 9781421534909, 200pp.
Publication Date: December 7, 2010
List Price: 9.99*
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Fight for your right to read Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for T+ audiences. Iku is witness to a disturbance during a Board of Education speech on protecting children from the danger of books. The perpetrators are two young boys protesting the banning of their favorite books. But while Iku wants to reach out to the next generation of book lovers, Dojo insists that they can't play favorites. Will Dojo's prickly insistence on sticking to the rules ruin their budding friendship?
About the Author
Kiiro Yumi won the 42nd LaLa Manga Grand Prix Fresh Debut award for her manga Billy Bocchan no Yutsu (Little Billy's Depression). Her latest series is Toshokan Senso Love&War (Library Wars: Love & War), which runs in LaLa magazine in Japan and is published by VIZ Media in the U.S. Hiro Arikawa won the 10th Dengeki Novel Prize for her work Shio no Machi: Wish on My Precious in 2003, and debuted with the same novel in 2004. Of her many works, Arikawa is best known for the Library Wars series, and her Jieitai Sanbusaku trilogy which consists of Sora no Naka (In the Sky), Umi no Soko (The Bottom of the Sea), and Shio no Machi (City of Salt).