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Onibi : diary of a yokai ghost hunter / Atelier Sento ; translated from the French by Marie S. Velde.

By: Sento, Atelier [author.].
Contributor(s): Velde, Marie, 1969-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2018]Description: 115 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9784805314968 :; 4805314966 :.Subject(s): Yōkai (Japanese folklore) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Yōkai (Japanese folklore) -- Cartoons and comics | Folklore -- Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Folklore -- Japan -- Cartoons and comics | Graphic novels | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure / Survival Stories | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Fairy Tales, Folklore, Legends & Mythology | YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / ParanormalGenre/Form: Graphic novels.DDC classification: 741.5/944 LOC classification: PZ7.7.S427 | Oni 2018Summary: Onibi: Diary of a Yokai Ghost Hunter follows the adventures of two young foreigners as they travel to a remote and mysterious corner of Japan. Along the way, they purchase an old camera that has the unique ability to capture images of Japan's invisible spirit world. Armed with their magical camera, they explore the countryside and meet people who tell them about the forgotten ghosts, ghouls and demons who lie in wait ready to play tricks on them. These Yokai, or supernatural beings, are some- times kindly, sometimes mischievous, and sometimes downright dangerous!Readers ages 10-18 who cherish books like The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, A Wrinkle Time and Diary of a Tokyo Teen will delight in this graphic novel adventure. The comic book format will appeal to anime and manga fans while introducing the ancient spirit world that is such an important part of Japanese culture.
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Onibi: Diary of a Yokai Ghost Hunter follows the adventures of two young foreigners as they travel to a remote and mysterious corner of Japan. Along the way, they purchase an old camera that has the unique ability to capture images of Japan's invisible spirit world. Armed with their magical camera, they explore the countryside and meet people who tell them about the forgotten ghosts, ghouls and demons who lie in wait ready to play tricks on them. These Yokai, or supernatural beings, are some- times kindly, sometimes mischievous, and sometimes downright dangerous!Readers ages 10-18 who cherish books like The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, A Wrinkle Time and Diary of a Tokyo Teen will delight in this graphic novel adventure. The comic book format will appeal to anime and manga fans while introducing the ancient spirit world that is such an important part of Japanese culture.

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