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Murakami, Maki

Overview
Works: 94 works in 278 publications in 6 languages and 3,464 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Juvenile works  Romance comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PN6790.J34, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Maki Murakami
 
Most widely held works by Maki Murakami
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shuichi Shindou is determined to be a rock star even though he has no experience, no talent, and no band. When he does find a charismatic guitarist and gets a gig, he is criticized by Eiri Yuki for his amateurish verse, but that just draws him close to her
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just when Shuichi's rock star dreams are becoming a reality, it all starts to fall apart. His gifted guitarist quits the band, the new manager wants to move him off the keyboards, and the producer is constantly berating him. The one person he can fall back on in this time of crisis is also his greatest critic, Yuki
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shuichi Sindou is determined to be a rock star even though he has no experience, no talent, and no band. After finding a charismatic guitarist and getting a gig, he's ready to show the world what a genius he is. After harsh criticism from Eiri Yuki, he forces himself into Eiri's life and they find their futures inexorably intertwined
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The band is preparing for their first performance, and Shuichi is tempted to declare his undying love for Eiri onstage
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shuichi is in a rare state of happiness with his band Bad Luck on the verge of superstardom and his heart in the hands of writer Eiri Yuki, but his personal and professional success is jeopardized when Taki Aizawa, leader of a rival band, threatens to expose the affair. Contains adult content
Kanpai! by Maki Murakami ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yamada Shintaro is a monster guardian in training. But when he meets Nao, a girl from his middle school, he falls in love and forgets his obligation to protect the monsters. Instead, he'll go to any lengths to prevent any disruption to Nao's life
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Eiri breaks up with Shuichi he is devastated, but has no time to recover when he is kidnapped and put on a plane to the United States
+ANIMA by Maki Murakami ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cooro and the others find themselves in the town of Maggie Vil, where the biggest form of entertainment are the non-lethal fighting matches at the coliseum. While Husky and the others agree that Senri shouldn't participate because he'd get too carried away, Cooro wonders if he might have a chance at winning."--Cover, p.4
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shuichi and his band Bad Luck are rising stars in Japan's provocative pop scene, and they're shooting down the competition. Their chief musical adversary, ASK, finds their popularity waning--they seem doomed to the has-been status of an 80s hair band. But just when it looks like the top stop on the Billboard charts is Bad Luck's for the taking, a completely unexpected competitor emerges. Nittle Grasper is reuniting! Now Shuichi finds his greatest idol, Ryuichi Sakuma, has become his biggest rival!"--Cover, P. [4]
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Eiri and Shuichi's intense relationship continues to escalate as Bad Luck's record races to the top of the charts-Eiri's coming out party on national TV boosts his popularity, as fans chant, "More-more-more!" But just as everyone is feeling sky high, Hiro announces that he's hanging up his guitar and quitting! Will Shuichi's queer eye for the rock guy convince Hiro to return to the stage? Or is the band finally out of luck?"--Cover
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Frustrated by Ryuichi's superior talent, Shuichi decides to get into his own groove in order to go head-to-head agains his idol. And when Eiri makes an unexplained exodus to New York, Hiro convinces Tatsuha to dress up like Eiri and make some magic happen! But when Shuichi gets carried away and locks lips with the costumed Tatsuha, will the face-sucking scandal be too hot for everyone to handle? Or will Shuichi tell everyone to kiss off?!"--Cover
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Much to his surprise, Shuichi returns to Japan to find Yuki waiting for him at the airport. And Bad Luck is back together and booked for a TV show, but will the band be willing to do everything the show wants them to do?
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shuichi debuts in the U.S. with XMR Records and forgets everything about his life in Japan when his relationship with Eiri ends
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bad Luck has now been ordered to release ten singles in three weeks instead of the five originally planned. Almost all of the work has fallen upon Shuichi, who has suddenly developed writer's block. At the same time, Yuki expresses a growing resentment of Shuichi's music
Gravitation by Maki Murakami ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This final volume of the hit shonen-ai musical comedy is bicoastal to the max! Bad Luck tries to crash Nittle Grasper's gig, but the song Shuichi had planned to sing isn't finished. Can Shuichi steal the thunder from Ryuichi, or has Bad Luck finally missed the beat?
Kanpai! by Maki Murakami ( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fight between Miko and the mysterious man claiming to be Shintaro's father intensifies. Meanwhile, Nao isn't too pleased to find out that she is married
Kanpai! by Maki Murakami ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yamada Shintaro is training to become a monster guardian, to protect the monsters from harm
Gamerz heaven by Maki Murakami ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video-game-crazy Kaito Suzuki enters a new reality when he receives a copy of Gamerz Heaven and is sucked into a world of monsters and mayhem where he must find a way to win before he runs out of lives
Gravitation EX by Maki Murakami ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gamerz heaven by Maki Murakami ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Kaito loads the game "Gamerz heaven" he is mysteriously transported into a new virtual reality where he is not only playing the game but is actually a part of the game
 
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Alternative Names
Maki Murakami
Murakami, Maki.
ムラカミ, マキ
村上 真紀
村上真紀
Languages
English (136)
Danish (22)
German (13)
French (10)
Spanish (10)
Swedish (5)
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