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Spirited Away Picture Book

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by Hayao Miyazaki
     
 
This illustrated book tells the story of the hit animated feature film Spirited Away. Mom, Dad, and their daughter Chihiro are driving to their new home when Dad takes a wrong turn and they get lost in a forest, eventually finding themselves in a strange abandoned amusement park. While Chihiro wanders away, her parents turn into pigs and she must make her way alone in

Overview

This illustrated book tells the story of the hit animated feature film Spirited Away. Mom, Dad, and their daughter Chihiro are driving to their new home when Dad takes a wrong turn and they get lost in a forest, eventually finding themselves in a strange abandoned amusement park. While Chihiro wanders away, her parents turn into pigs and she must make her way alone in a world inhabited by ghosts, demons, and strange gods. The film version�will be released in U.S. theaters by Disney in September 2002.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569317969
Publisher:
VIZ Media LLC
Publication date:
11/10/2002
Series:
Spirited Away Series
Pages:
170
Sales rank:
599,887
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Hayao Miyazaki is one of Japan's most beloved animation directors. In 2005 he was awarded the Venice International Film Festival's Golden Lion Award for Lifetime Achievement, and his Studio Ghibli received the festival's Osella Award for overall achievement in 2004. Miyazaki's films include Spirited Away, winner of the 2002 Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature Film, as well as Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Howl's Moving Castle, and Ponyo, all of which have received great acclaim in the U.S. Miyazaki's other achievements include the highly regarded manga series Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind and Starting Point: 1979-1996, a collection of essays, interviews, and memoirs that chronicle his early career and the development of his theories of animation. Both are published in English by VIZ Media. "

Hayao Miyazaki is one of Japan's most beloved animation directors. In 2005 he was awarded the Venice International Film Festival's Golden Lion Award for Lifetime Achievement, and his Studio Ghibli received the festival's Osella Award for overall achievement in 2004. Miyazaki's films include Spirited Away, winner of the 2002 Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature Film, as well as Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Howl's Moving Castle, and Ponyo, all of which have received great acclaim in the U.S. Miyazaki's other achievements include the highly regarded manga series Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind and Starting Point: 1979-1996, a collection of essays, interviews, and memoirs that chronicle his early career and the development of his theories of animation. Both are published in English by VIZ Media. "

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