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Cross Game, Volume 1
     

Cross Game, Volume 1

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by Mitsuru Adachi, Mitsuri Adachi (Illustrator)
 

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Drama with a light touch, Cross Game will change how you see shonen manga.

Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for T audiences. Cross Game is a moving drama that is heartfelt and true, yet in the brilliant hands of manga artist Mitsuru Adachi, delightfully flows with a light and amusing touch. The series centers around a boy named Ko, the family of four sisters

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Drama with a light touch, Cross Game will change how you see shonen manga.

Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for T audiences. Cross Game is a moving drama that is heartfelt and true, yet in the brilliant hands of manga artist Mitsuru Adachi, delightfully flows with a light and amusing touch. The series centers around a boy named Ko, the family of four sisters who live down the street and the game of baseball. This poignant coming-of-age story will change your perception of what shonen manga can be.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781421537580
Publisher:
VIZ Media LLC
Publication date:
10/12/2010
Series:
Cross Game Series , #1
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
560,854
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 1.70(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

One of the biggest names in the manga industry today, Mitsuru Adachi made his debut in 1970 with Kieta Bakuon in the pages of Deluxe Shonen Sunday. The creator of numerous mega-hits such as Touch, Miyuki, and Cross Game, Adachi sensei received the Shogakukan Manga Award for all three of the aforementioned series. Truly at the top echelon of the manga industry, his cumulative works have seen over 200 million copies sold, and many of his series have been adapted into anime, live-action TV series and film. A master of his medium, Adachi has come to be known for his genius handling of dramatic elements skillfully combined with romance, comedy, and sports. He along with Rumiko Takahashi, have become synonymous with the phenomenal success of Shonen Sunday in Japan.

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Cross Game, Volume 1 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
writingfor14 More than 1 year ago
seriously this is one of the best manga i have ever read in my entire life, it creates a new definition for shonen! ahh it was so good and an amazing coming of age story, i cant wait till the rest of it comes out!
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