A new shonen sensation in Japan, this series features Monkey D. Luffy, whose main ambition is to become a pirate. 日本国内では最新刊が発行される度に大きな話題となる「OnePiece(ワンピース)」の第一巻。
The son of a famous pianist, music student Shinichi Chiaki dreams of studying abroad and becoming a conductor like his mentor. Unfortunately, his fear of flying grounds his lofty plans! As he watches other classmates achieve what he has always wanted, Shinichi wonders if he should quit music altogether. Then one day he meets fellow student Megumi Noda, also known as Nodame. This oddball girl cannot cook, clean, or even read a music score, but she can play the piano in incomparable Cantabile style. And she teaches Chiaki something that he has forgotten: to enjoy his music, no matter where he is.
Alchemy: the mystical power to alter the natural world, somewhere between magic, art, and science. When two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, dabble in these powers to grant their dearest wish, they become slaves of the military-alchemical complex. (Graphic Novels)
Arriving on a new island, Luffy and Zoro meet Nami, a girl thief who specializes in robbing pirates. With his royal henchmen, Mohji the Animal Tamer and Kabaji the Sword Swallower, fiendish pirate Buggy the Clown terrorizes a town, blasts buildings and people to pieces, and triggers Luffy's desire for revenge.
Ghastly beheadings, bloody murders, and cold-hearted child abduction casesQprecocious high school student Shin'ichi Kudo uses his keen powers of observation and astute intuition to solve mysteries that have left law enforcement officials baffled. Hot on the trail of a suspect, Shin'ichi is accosted from behind and fed a strange chemical which physically transforms him into a grade schooler! Taking on the pseudonym Conan Edogawa, he attempts to track down the people that did this to him.
In keeping with the original Japanese format, this book reads from back to front and from right to left.
High jinx on the high seas! Buy three volumes of "One Piece" for the price of two! R to L (Japanese Style). Follow the beginning of Luffy's search for the greatest treasure in the world... one guy alone in a rowboat, in search of the legendary "One Piece." Three volumes of One Piece for the price of two! (Contains volumes 7,8,9). As a child, Monkey D. Luffy dreamed of becoming the King of the Pirates. But his life changed when he accidentally gained the power to stretch like rubber...at the cost of never being able to swim again! Now Luffy, with the help of a motley collection of pirate wannabes, is setting off in search of the "One Piece," said to be the greatest treasure in the world...
The super-powered pirate showdown continues, with Monkey D. Luffy's rubbery limbs tested to their limit against the fiendish Captain Buggy's Chop-Chop powers. Luffy and his tiny crew must endure the Trial of the Forest on a remote jungle island if they hope to find the elusive One Piece.
Inoue's "Slam Dunk" is a coming-of-age drama set against the intense action of high school basketball.
First published in Japan in 2004 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo"--T.p. recto.
The Straw Hats are in a desperate battle against time and Gecko Moria to get their shadows back before dawn. Gecko Moria unleashes his devastating power of a thousand shadows, but Luffy counters back with his "Gear" powers.
The story of how Batman's career started, told in graphic novel form.
Shonen Jump manga omnibus edition"--t.p.
Parental advisory, explicit content"--Cover. 『大奥』（白泉社）の完全英訳版、第2巻。
Kiki, a young witch-in-training, has reached the age of 13. According to tradition, all witches of that age must leave home for one year, so that they can learn how to live on their own. Kiki, along with her talking cat Jiji, fly away to live in the seaside town of Korico. After starting her own delivery service (using her broom as the delivery vehicle), Kiki must learn how to deal with her new life, especially after she loses the power to fly.
Parental advisory, explicit content"--Cover. 『大奥』（白泉社）の完全英訳版、第3巻。
This art book includes original color images from the popular manga, One Piece. See King-of-the-Pirates wannabe Luffy and his crew--thief Nami, swordsman Zolo, liar Usopp and chef Sanji--and the enemies they encounter on their quest amid the high seas--Buggy the Clown, Captain Kuro, Don Krieg, Mihawk, Arlong, and more. 110 pp.
Still unable to provide solace to the hearts of Sayaka-sensei and Fujimoto-san, Kobato is at a standstill in the process of healing the wounds of Yomogi Kindergarten. And so prompted, the belligerent blue Ioryogi-san, Kobato's plush mentor (read: drill sergeant), takes it upon himself to do a little digging into the school's backstory. But en route from his successful fact-finding mission, Yomogi's past turns into the least of Ioryogi-san's worries when his own past catches up with him! And with it comes a declaration: Time is running out for Ioryogi to help Kobato fulfill her quest! But as the seconds tick away, will Ioryogi-san be able to light a fire under Kobato, whose head and heart have become clouded by what seems like love...?
Academy City is an advanced metropolis with a populace mostly of students who are there to learn to master their latent psychic power. Mikoto Misaka, one of the seven most powerful residents, and a member of Judgement, a student-run law enforcment agency, explores the hidden heart of Academy City and finds secrets that are better hidden.
R to L (Japanese Style). Naruto is a ninja-in-training with a need for attention, a knack for mischief and, sealed within him, a strange, formidable power. His antics amuse his instructor Kakashi and irritate his teammates, intense Sasuke and witty Sakura, but Naruto is serious about becoming the greatest ninja in the village of Konohagakure! Believe it!
Narutos training with Kiraiya intensifies, while Orochimaru uses threats to coerce a legendary kunoichi into helping him. But will her tragic past play a part in destroying Narutos future?
Statements of responsibility vary from issue to issue.
When Gon learns his father Ging--whom he thought was dead--is a famous Hunter, he aspires to follow in his footsteps and track down monsters, treasures, and words of magic. Rated for older teens.
R to L (Japanese Style). In Edo period Japan, a strange new disease called the Red Pox has begun to prey on the country's men. Within eighty years of the first outbreak, the male population has fallen by seventy-five percent. Women have taken on all the roles traditionally granted to men, even that of the Shogun. The men, precious providers of life, are carefully protected. And the most beautiful of the men are sent to serve in the Shogun's Inner Chamber... よしながふみ作の人気コミック『大奥』（白泉社）の完全英訳版、第1巻。女性将軍の元、大奥に美形男性が3000人集められるという逆転空想シチュエーションを描く。突飛な発想だがディテールを詰めリアルさを演出、作者の創作するキャラクターの際立ちが注目される作品である。