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Kino no tabi : the beautiful world. Book one

Author: Keiichi Shigusawa; Kōhaku Kuroboshi; Andrew Cunningham; Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Tokyopop, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An eleven-year-old girl escapes the fate of being surgically transformed into an adult, adopts the name of the man who saved her--Kino--and escapes from her village. Kino and her talking motorcycle, Hermes, travel from country to country, observing both the beautiful and the ugly things in the world.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Keiichi Shigusawa; Kōhaku Kuroboshi; Andrew Cunningham; Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
ISBN: 1598164554 9781598164558
OCLC Number: 76952656
Notes: "First published in 2000 by Media Works, Inc., Tokyo, Japan"--Title page verso.
Description: 205 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Kino no tabi.
Beautiful world.
Responsibility: story by Keiichi Sigsawa ; illustrated by Kouhaku Kuroboshi ; [translation, Andrew Cunningham ; English adaptation, Maya Bohnhoff].
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Destination is a state of mind. Kino wanders around the world on the back of Hermes, her unusual motorcycle. During their adventures, they find happiness, sadness, pain, decadence, violence, beauty,  Read more...

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