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Corporate Author Atelier Sentō (Firm) author, artist.

Title Onibi : diary of a Yokai ghost hunter / Atelier Sento [Cécile Brun & Olivier Pichard ; translated from the French by Marie S. Veld]

Publication Info. Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2018]
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Description 115 pages, 12 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm
Note "Originally published as Onibi: Carnets du Japon Invisible by Issekinicho Editions, Shiltigheim, France. 2016."
Summary Part fantasy, part travelogue--this graphic novels transports readers to the intersection of the natural and supernatural worlds. 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 sometimes kind, sometimes mischievous, and sometimes downright dangerous! Readers ages 10--18 who cherish books like The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, A Wrinkle in Time and Tuttle's 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.
Subject Yōkai (Japanese folklore) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan -- Translations into English.
Ghost stories.
Adventure stories.
Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre Fantasy comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Young adult fiction.
Added Author Brun, Cécile, 1988- author, artist.
Pichard, Olivier, author, artist.
Velde, Marie S., translator.
Added Title Diary of a Yokai ghost hunter
ISBN 9784805314968 (paperback)
4805314966 (paperback)
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