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{"id":6980059594902,"title":"Manga Yokai Stories","handle":"manga-yokai-stories","description":"\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThose with an appreciation of Japanese culture will know that yōkai are a class of supernatural entities and spirits in Japanese folklore. This book is a thrilling collection of seven Japanese ghost stories that will captivate those who like a chilling tale. The classic ghost stories are based on those written by famed Irish-Greek author Lafcadio Hearn. Hearn moved to Japan in 1890 and lived there until his death in 1904. During that time, he collected old Japanese tales with the help of his Japanese wife, Setsu.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eIn this book, Hearn’s stories are retold by award-winning comic book writer Sean Michael Wilson, who has gained a worldwide fan base for his manga adaptations of famous works of Japanese literature, including such classics as \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe Book of Five Rings\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e and \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e. The stories are fully brought to life through the beautiful illustrations by UK-based Japanese artist Inko Ai Takita.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe seven stories told in this book are A Dead Secret, The Screen Maiden, Nuke-Kubi, Corpse Rider, Riki-Baka, Before the Supreme Court, and Reconciliation. The stories include a tale of a samurai trapped in houses haunted by headless goblins, a deadly obsession with a painting, corpses seeking revenge, and ghosts unable to find peace returning to haunt families.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThis book is in traditional Japanese reading order—from back to front—so that fans and manga lovers can enjoy an authentic reading experience.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eFor those that like English language manga and have an interest in the spooky side of Japanese history, this book is for you.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eStructure:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e7 manga stories about yokai, all beautifully illustrated\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eIntroduction about Lafcadio Hearn\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eRecommended for you if:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou enjoy reading English-language manga\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou have an interest in yōkai, supernatural entities and spirits\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou like Japanese folklore and tradition\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou enjoy ghost stories\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eAbout this volume:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eOriginal Title: Manga Yokai Stories – Ghostly Tales from Japan\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" 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Manga Yokai Stories

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Those with an appreciation of Japanese culture will know that yōkai are a class of supernatural entities and spirits in Japanese folklore. This book is a thrilling collection of seven Japanese ghost stories that will captivate those who like a chilling tale. The classic ghost stories are based on those written by famed Irish-Greek author Lafcadio Hearn. Hearn moved to Japan in 1890 and lived there until his death in 1904. During that time, he collected old Japanese tales with the help of his Japanese wife, Setsu.
 
In this book, Hearn’s stories are retold by award-winning comic book writer Sean Michael Wilson, who has gained a worldwide fan base for his manga adaptations of famous works of Japanese literature, including such classics as The Book of Five Rings and The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts. The stories are fully brought to life through the beautiful illustrations by UK-based Japanese artist Inko Ai Takita.
 
The seven stories told in this book are A Dead Secret, The Screen Maiden, Nuke-Kubi, Corpse Rider, Riki-Baka, Before the Supreme Court, and Reconciliation. The stories include a tale of a samurai trapped in houses haunted by headless goblins, a deadly obsession with a painting, corpses seeking revenge, and ghosts unable to find peace returning to haunt families.
This book is in traditional Japanese reading order—from back to front—so that fans and manga lovers can enjoy an authentic reading experience.
 
For those that like English language manga and have an interest in the spooky side of Japanese history, this book is for you.
 
Structure:
 
-   7 manga stories about yokai, all beautifully illustrated
-   Introduction about Lafcadio Hearn
 
Recommended for you if:
 
-   You enjoy reading English-language manga
-   You have an interest in yōkai, supernatural entities and spirits
-   You like Japanese folklore and tradition
-   You enjoy ghost stories
 
About this volume:
 
Original Title: Manga Yokai Stories – Ghostly Tales from Japan
 
Pages: 128
ISBN: 978-4-8053-1566-8
Book Size: 191×254mm
Languages: English
Publication Date: 2020
 
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