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Bento Bako Weekly: In Clothes Called Fat

Title: In Clothes Called Fat Author: Moyoco Anno Publisher: Vertical Inc. Volume: One-shot, $16.95 Vintage: 2002 by Shodensha, 2014 by Vertical Genre: Drama, josei Just a note here: this book is about a woman struggling with bo...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Midnight Secretary volume 7

Title: Midnight Secretary Author: Tomu Ohmi Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 7 (final), $9.99 Vintage: 2009 by Shogakukan, September 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, supernatural [Volumes 4-6 review.] [Editor's...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Spell of Desire volume 1

Title: Spell of Desire Author: Tomu Ohmi (Midnight Secretary) Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1 (of 5), $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, August 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, supernatural (witches, magic) ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Terra Formars volume 1

Title: Terra Formars Author: Yu Sasuga (story), Ken-ichi Tachibana (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: 2011 by Shueisha, July 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, horror Originally ...
by Kristin
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FFGtGR: The Shadowman and Kindaichi Returns!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, no.178 Welcome back ya’ll to our all-ages column here, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! Readers who’ve been with us over the years know I like to mix it up often in this column...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Weekly: Les Miserables (Manga Classics)

Title: Les Miserables Author: Adapted by Crystal Silvermoon and Stacy King; art by SunNeko Lee; original story by Victor Hugo Volume: One-shot omnibus, $19.99 (paperback; also available in hardcover) Publisher: Udon Entertainme...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Monster volume 1 (Perfect Edition)

Title: Monster Author: Naoki Urasawa Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, Perfect Edition (2-in-1), $19.99 Vintage: July 2014 Genre: Mystery, horror, psychological thriller Dr. Tenma has it all. He’s a s...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Midnight Secretary volumes 4-6

Title: Midnight Secretary Author: Tomu Ohmi Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volumes 4-6 Vintage: 2008-2009 by Shogakukan, 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, vampires [Previous volume reviews.] [Also a warning for some ...
by Kristin
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FFGtGR: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.176 Hello ya’ll, and welcome back to our all ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! Although the USA is sadly out of the World Cup, I hope you are still having a roc...
by Drew
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Movie Mondays: Edge of Tomorrow

Title: Edge of Tomorrow Director: Doug Liman Writers: Dante Harper, Joby Harold, Jez and John-Henry Butterworth, Christopher McQuarrie (Based on All You Need is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka) Distributed By: Warner Bros. Pictures ...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Millennium Snow volume 3

Title: Millennium Snow Author: Bisco Hatori Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 3 (of 4), $9.99 Vintage: 2013 by Hakusensha, June 2014 by Viz Genre: Romantic comedy, supernatural Millennium Snow is back! And itR...
by Kristin
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Help Bring Osamu Tezuka’s Captain Ken to Print with Kickstarter

Gardena, CA (June 3, 2014) Digital Manga, Inc. has launched a new project on crowd-funding site Kickstarter to translate and publish Osamu Tezuka’s shonen title Captain Ken volumes 1 and 2 for ages 16+ in English for the firs...
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