Moon Boy, Volume 1

Moon Boy, Volume 1

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by Lee Young-You, YoungYou Lee
     
 

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Apart from the fact that the color of her eyes turn red when the moon rises, Myung-Ee is your average, albeit boy crazy fifth grader. After picking a fight with her classmate Yu-Da Lee, she discovers a startling secret: the two of them are "earth rabbits" being hunted by the "fox tribe" of the moon! Five years pass and Myung-Ee transfers to a new school in

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Apart from the fact that the color of her eyes turn red when the moon rises, Myung-Ee is your average, albeit boy crazy fifth grader. After picking a fight with her classmate Yu-Da Lee, she discovers a startling secret: the two of them are "earth rabbits" being hunted by the "fox tribe" of the moon! Five years pass and Myung-Ee transfers to a new school in search of pretty boys. There, she unexpectedly reunites with Yu-Da. The problem is, he mysteriously doesn't remember a thing about her or their shared past at all!

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This manhwa is a fantasy/romance about Myung-Ee, who is a boy-obsessed fifth grader crushing on the older pretty boys when she has a run-in with classmate Yu-Da Lee. Soon after their confrontation, she discovers that he has the same strange affliction she does: his eyes turn red at night. It turns out that they are "Earth Rabbits" who once lived on the moon but escaped extinction and their mortal enemy, the "Fox Tribe." The trouble is that these foxes are also here on Earth and it's rabbit season. Fast forward to high school. Myung-Ee is starting at a new school and there she finds her old friend Yu-Da, but he doesn't remember her. He hangs out with the popular kids, who are really part of the Fox Tribe, and they are guarding him because he is a rare "Black Rabbit" and his mature liver when eaten will give the foxes immortality. Myung-Ee has an ally in Mr. Taekwon V of the Soon-La Army, sworn enemy of the Fox Tribe, and together they might be able to save Yu-Da. The story is fast paced with a few laughs. All the characters are easy to differentiate and likable, especially Myung-Ee, whose spunkiness will endear her to readers. With the usual cliff-hanger ending, this volume will fly off the shelves.—Melissa T. Jenvey, New York Public LibraryCopyright 2006 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788952746047
Publisher:
Orbit
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Series:
Moon Boy Series, #1
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
789,760
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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Moon Boy, Volume 1 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its good, had me lost a few times, but its good. (Love how it refrences yu-gi-oh in it xD its prety funny)
V_1 More than 1 year ago
I love this book! It's one of the first manga I read as a kid. The only minor and overlookable problem is Myung-Ee. She is not my type of character/heroine what with her pretty boy obsession and the fact that her (quote from the Editorial Reviews) "spunkiness" can be annoying sometimes and can ruin perfect moments. That could have been done better in my opinion but on the other hand Yu-Da is looking mighty fine, mighty fine indeed!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Everyone love your book at school