Franklin

Shiver : selected stories / story & art by Junji Ito ; translation & adaptation, Jocelyn Allen ; touch-up art & lettering, James Dashiell ; "Painter" translation and adaptation, Naomi Kokubo ; "Painter" touch-up art & lettering, Eric Erbes.

Author/Creator:
Itō, Junji, 1963- author, artist.
Publication:
San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
392 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series:
Viz signature
Viz signature
Status/Location:
Loading...

Get It

Details

Standardized Title:
Comics. Selections. English
Subjects:
Graphic novels -- Japan -- Translations into English.
Young adult fiction.
Graphic novels.
Japan.
Childrens subjects:
Supernatural -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Form/Genre:
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Horror comics.
Short stories.
Translations.
Horror comics.
Short stories.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Graphic novels.
Language:
Translated from the Japanese.
Summary:
"This volume includes nine of Junji Ito's best short stories, as selected by the author himself and presented with accompanying notes and commentary. An arm peppered with tiny holes dangles from a sick girl's window... After an idol hangs herself, balloons bearing faces appear in the sky, some even featuring your own face... An amateur film crew hires an extremely individualistic fashion model and faces a real bloody ending... An offering of nine fresh nightmares for the delectation of horror fans"--Amazon.
Contents:
Used record
Shiver
Fashion model
Hanging blimp
Marionette mansion
Painter
The long dream
Honored ancestors
Greased
Fashion model : cursed frame.
Notes:
Manga.
Translation of: Itō junji jisen kessakushū.
Originally published in Japan in 2015 by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc., Tokyo, through Tohan Corporation, Tokyo.
Manga format; reads from back to front, right to left.
Contributor:
Allen, Jocelyne, 1974- translator.
Dashiell, James, illustrator, letterer.
Kokubo, Naomi, translator.
Erbes, Eric, letterer.
ISBN:
9781421596938
1421596938
OCLC:
1015372270
Publisher Number:
99983600958