WorldCat Identities

Adachi, Mitsuru 1951-

Overview
Works: 508 works in 950 publications in 5 languages and 2,465 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  Baseball stories  Young adult works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mitsuru Adachi
 
Most widely held works by Mitsuru Adachi
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Cross Game' is a moving drama that is heartfelt and true, yet in the brilliant hands of manga artist Mitsuru Adachi, delightfully flows with a light and amusing touch. The series centers around a boy named Ko, the family of four sisters who live down the street and the game of baseball. This poignant coming-of-age will change your perception of what shonen-manga can be."--Cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wakaba's last dream before she set off on that fateful day was of Ko pitching in front of a packed house at Koshien. Ko's been training every day since, trying to emulate the best pitcher he knows--Wakaba's sister Aoba. But will Aoba's seeming hostility toward him and a new high school coach who only cares about winning prevent Ko from fulfilling the dream?"--Cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With Ko in his second year of high school and Aoba in her first, the regionals for Summer Koshien are about to begin! The third round pits Seishu up against mighty Ryuou Gakuin---one of the teams favored to win the whole shebang. Do Ko and team have what it takes to even advance that far in the tourney? But first, Aoba's cousin enters the picture, and he might shake things up on a different front."--P. [4] of cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It's time for Ko and the other misfit Portables to either put up or shut up. If they lose against the varsity players, they'll be kicked off the baseball team forever. But will a newbie like Ko be good enough to take on an elite squad of recruits?"--Cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the summer of his second year in high school Ko and the Seishu baseball team must take on mighty Ryuou Gakuin and their genius slugger Keitaro Mishima."--Cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
in English and French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Cross Game' is a moving drama that is heartfelt and true, yet in the brilliant hands of manga artist Mitsuru Adachi, delightfully flows with a light and amusing touch. The series centers around a boy named Ko, the family of four sisters who live down the street and the game of baseball. This poignant coming-of-age will change your perception of what shonen-manga can be."--Cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The arrival of a new year brings Ko's last shot at Koshien closer at hand. But Akane Takigawa and her striking resemblance to Wakaba cause Ko's heart to stir. Meanwhile, something happens to make Azuma and Aoba grow closer. Young feelings wax and wane in Ko's third year of high school. And to top it off, the Seishu baseball team gets a new coach?!" -- p. [4] of cover
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With his final summer in high school approaching, Ko and the rest of the team are right in the thick of the regionals to qualify for Koshien. They manage a win in their first game, but the next round pits them against Kurokoma, led by none other than Seishu's infamous former coach, Daimon. Seishu is cautious because they know Daimon would really hate to lose to the 'Portables' twice. And as the team battles its way toward Koshien, Akane Takigawa is dealt a blow to her health and is hospitalized"--From publisher's web site
Cross game by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in French and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The arrival of a new year brings Ko's last shot at Koshien closer at hand." -- cover
Short program by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recueil d'histoires courtes, publiées par le mangaka dans les années 1980, sur l'amour, les hasards des rencontres, le dépit amoureux, etc
Short program 2 by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tatchi = Touch by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uesugi Kazuya and Tatsuya are twin brothers. Kazuya, the younger brother, is the ace of the Meisei High School Baseball team, while Tatsuya, who has the same, or more, athletic ability, avoids being compared with his brother by joining a boxing club. Kazuya pitches to win the highschool baseball tournament and to win the heart of Asakura Minami, the twin brothers' childhood friend. However, Minami loves Tatsuya and Tatsuya, who knows that Kazuya loves her, tries to avoid her love. Seeking for the best way to solve the love triangle, they meet a tragedy that changes everything
Tatchi ( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rafu = Rough by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jinbé by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jinbe, veuf, vit seul avec Miku, sa belle-fille issue du premier mariage de sa défunte épouse. Il la considère comme sa fille et après le décès de Rikako, sa femme, il a reporté toute son affection sur Miku. L'histoire d'amour singulière d'une fille qui a deux pères
Cross game, vol. 3 ( Book )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's time for Ko and the other misfit Portables to either put up or shut up. If they lose against the varsity players, they'll be kicked off the baseball team forever. But will a newbie like Ko be good enough to take on an elite squad of recruits?"--Cover
Tatchi by Mitsuru Adachi( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tatchi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tatchi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tatchi = Touch ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adachi, Mitsuru 1951-
Mitsuru Adachi 1951-....
あだち, 充 1951-...
あだち充 1951-
アダチ, ミツル 1951-
安達, 充
安達充 1951-
Languages
Japanese (58)
English (33)
French (20)
Chinese (2)
Spanish (1)
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