Library Wars (Paperback)

Love & War, Vol. 10

By Kiiro Yumi (Illustrator), Hiro Arikawa (From an idea by)

VIZ Media LLC, 9781421553764, 200pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/6/2015)
Paperback (4/5/2016)
Paperback (9/2/2014)
Paperback (4/1/2014)
Paperback (4/2/2013)
Paperback (9/4/2012)
Paperback (2/7/2012)

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A New York Times best seller and librarian favorite that will appeal to shojo and non-shojo fans alike!

In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves--the Library Forces!

The Media Betterment Committee has censored an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in Iku’s hometown! Iku’s top-ranked Library Forces team must train the local troops to defend the freedom of speech using any means necessary…but the librarians there resent her position and aren’t shy about making their feelings known. Soon Iku’s parents catch wind of her secret life as a member of the Library Forces, with disastrous results!

Releases R to L (Japanese Style) for teen plus audiences.

About the Author

Kiiro Yumi won the 42nd LaLa Manga Grand Prix Fresh Debut award for her manga Billy Bocchan no Yuutsu (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 in English by Viz Media.