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My hero academia. Vol. 1, Izuku Midoriya: Origin / story & art Kohei Horikoshi ; translation & English adaptation Caleb Cook.

By: Horikoshi, Khei, 1986- [author.].
Contributor(s): Cook, Caleb D [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Shonen Jump manga: Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, LLC, [2015]Edition: Shonen Jump manga edition.Description: 187 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 20 cm.Content type: text, still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781421582696; 1421582694.Other title: My hero academia. 1 [Spine title] | Izuku Midoriya: Origin.Uniform titles: Boku no hiro akademia. English Subject(s): High school students -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Superheroes -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | High schools -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Schools -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | High school students -- Fiction | Superheroes -- Fiction | High schools -- Fiction | Schools -- FictionGenre/Form: Science fiction comics. | Graphic novels. | Superhero comic books, strips, etc.DDC classification: 741.5/952 Summary: What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called "Quirks" at age four? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless? Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn't got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for budding heroes, his life is looking more and more like a dead end. Then an encounter with All Might, the greatest hero of them all, gives him a chance to change his destiny.
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Young adult graphic novels MY HERO YAG HOR V. 1 (Browse shelf) Available 31562015865688
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Translation of: Boku no hiro akademia.

"First published in Japan in 2014 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo"--Page facing title page.

Pages read from right to left in the traditional Japanese format.

What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called "Quirks" at age four? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless? Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn't got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for budding heroes, his life is looking more and more like a dead end. Then an encounter with All Might, the greatest hero of them all, gives him a chance to change his destiny.

Rated T for teen.

Translated from the Japanese.

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