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Children of the Sea, Vol. 5: Volume 5

Daisuke Igarashi

When Ruka was younger, she saw a ghost in the water at the aquarium where her dad works. Now she feels drawn toward the aquarium and the two mysterious boys she meets there, Umi and Sora. They were raised by dugongs and hear the same strange calls from the sea as she does.

After following Umi deep into the ocean, Ruka finds herself in an undersea cave where she hears a voice calling to her. She soon realizes it is the meteorite in her stomach, telling her the next step in her journey. The FINAL VOLUME of this majestic tale.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Viz Media
  • Publish Date: Jun 18th, 2013
  • Pages: 336
  • Language: English
  • Edition: Original -
  • Dimensions: 8.10in - 5.70in - 1.20in - 1.00lb
  • EAN: 9781421538488
  • Recommended age: 13-17
  • Categories: Manga - FantasyManga - Media Tie in

About the Author

Daisuke Igarashi is an award-winning manga creator who began his career in 1993. His series Majo received the Excellence Prize at the 2004 Japan Media Arts Festival and was nominated for the Fauve d'Or Best Comic Book Prize at the 2007 Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'AngoulÃame. Little Forest was nominated for the 2006 Osamu Tezuka Cultural Prize. His current series Children of the Sea is the winner of the 38th Japan Cartoonist Award and runs in IKKI magazine.
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