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- DescriptionLife is never ordinary. R to L (Japanese Style). The cruelty of childhood. The delusion of adulthood. The endurance of death. Laugh in the face of reality. With this series of intersecting vignettes, Inio Asa explores the ways in which modern life can be ridiculous and sublime, terrible and precious, wasted and celebrated. A dream recaptured. A life on a new track. The absurdity of death. Laughter in the face of reality. With this series of intersecting vignettes, Inio Asa explores the ways in which modern life can be ridiculous and sublime, terrible and precious, wasted and celebrated.
- Author BiographyInio Asano, a bona fide earthling, was born in Ibaraki, Japan in 1980. In 2001 his short story <b><i>Uchuu kara Konnichiwa</i></b> (Hello from Outer Space) won the 1st Sunday GX rookie prize. Later GX published his series <b><i>Subarashii Sekai</i></b> (What a Wonderful World!). His other works include <b><i>Hikari no Machi</i></b> (City of Light), <b><i>Nijigahara Holograph</i></b>, <b><i>solanin</i></b> and <b><i>Oyasumi Punpun</i></b>.
- Author(s)Inio Asano
- PublisherViz Media
- Date of Publication20/10/2009
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectGraphic Novels: Manga
- Series TitleWhat a Wonderful World
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintViz Media
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations
- Weight304 g
- Width166 mm
- Height210 mm
- Spine17 mm
- Illustrator(s)Inio Asano
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
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