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Tokuma Shoten

Overview
Works: 368 works in 883 publications in 4 languages and 26,382 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Drama  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Steampunk films  Science fiction films  Aviation films 
Roles: prn, Producer, Editor, Translator, pre
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tokuma Shoten
My neighbor Totoro by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

61 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep inside a tree trunk, two children discover a fascinating new world inhabited by Totoros, amazing, charming creatures who become their friends
Spirited away by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2019 in English and Japanese and held by 3,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, Chihiro, finds herself trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call on the courage she never knew she had to free herself and return her family to the outside world. An unforgettable story, brimming with creativity, this will take viewers on a journey beyond imagination
Princess Mononoke by Yôji Matsuda( Visual )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boar God turned Tatari-Gami (a Cursing God) curses a young prince to a slow but certain death. To find a possible cure for the curse, he travels to find a Shishi-Gami (a Deer-God). During his journey he becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods led by Princess Mononoke, a young woman who was raised by a Wolf God. Set during the Muromachi era in Japan
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( Visual )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 13th birthday, a young witch named Kiki must fly away from home to a new city to find her niche in life. Accompanied by her chatty cat, Jiji, she starts a flying service and discovers lots of fun-filled escapades and meets plenty of new friends
Castle in the sky by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned, Pazu is caught up in a thrilling adventure after Sheeta, a young girl wearing a glowing pendant, floats out of the night sky and into his life. Now, the pair must soar above the clouds in order to find the legendary floating city of Laputa and its treasures
Hauru no ugoku shiro = Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuenta la historia de Sophie, una joven que trabaja en una sombrerería en un pueblo de las montañas y que un buen día conoce a un extraño joven, con el cual escapa de unas extrañas criaturas que le persiguen. Tras despedirse de él, Sophie vuelve a la sombrerería, donde recibe la visita de una enorme mujer que la maldice, transformándola en una anciana de 90 años que no puede decirle a nadie quien es. Sin poder decir nada en su propia casa, Sophie decide partir hacia los páramos en busca de la única persona que cree que podría ayudarla, el mago Howl, del que se cuenta que devora el corazón de la gente
Kaze no tani no Naushika = Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nausicaä is the princess of a rural valley that lives at peace on the edge of a deadly fungal wasteland, until a ship carrying a weapon from a bygone industrial age crashes nearby. When warriors from a far country come to retrieve the artifact, their invasion draws Nausicaä and her people into a sprawling political conflict. Set 1,000 years after a global war that nearly destroyed all life on Earth
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Toshio Suzuki( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A schoolgirl named Shizuku, who longs to discover her true talents, meets the mysterious Seiji, a boy who is determined to follow his dreams, and The Baron, a magical cat who helps her listen to the whispers in her heart
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slouching towards middle age, Porco Rosso makes his living by flying about in his red bi-plane and fighting sky bandits who prey on cruise ships sailing the Adriatic. When he's not engaging in dog fights, this pilot lives on a deserted island retreat. Porco was once a strapping young man, but after his entire squadron was wiped out, he is mysteriously transformed into a pig. Then he is defeated in a dogfight against a dashing American rival, who has been hired by the dastardly bandits. With his plane damaged, he finds a repair hangar near Milan where a local woman fixes his plane
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a young schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage - to the Cat King's son - and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Pom poko by Isao Takahata( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary tale of transformation and hope is told as the human world begins to encroach upon the animal world. When the raccoons of the Tama Hills are forced from their homes by encroaching houses and shopping malls, they band together and perfect the ancient art of transformation until they are able to appear as humans
Only yesterday = Omoide poro poro by Isao Takahata( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After living her whole life in the city, 27-year-old Taeko decides to visit her relatives in the countryside. As she travels, memories of her youth resurface. And after meeting young farmer Toshio, she wonders if she's been true to the dreams of her childhood self
Ju Dou = Judou by Heng Liu( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in Chinese and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s China, a young woman is forced into marriage and is then abused by her elderly husband. Her suffering attracts the sympathy of her husband's younger, kinder nephew, and the two begin a secret affair that could lead to tragic consequences
Umi ga kikoeru = Ocean waves by Nobuo Tobita( Visual )

15 editions published in 2017 in Japanese and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young man returns home after his first year away at college he recalls his senior year of high school and the iron-willed, big city girl that turned his world upside down
Castle in the sky by Walt Disney( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and a mysterious girl search for a fantastic floating castle while trying to outrun pirates, the army, and government agents
Miyazaki's spirited away by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl gets trapped in a strange new world of spirits, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free herself and rescue her parents. Chihiro and her parents accidentally wander into another world ruled by witches and monsters. When her parents are captured by the ruler of the world, she tricks the witch into hiring her so she can figure out how to free them
Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chihiro and her parents accidentally wander into another world ruled by witches and monsters. When her parents are captured by the ruler of the world, she tricks the witch into hiring her so she can figure out how to free them
Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a mythical world filled with magic and bewitchment, crops are dwindling, dragons have reappeared, and humanity is giving way to chaos. Journey with Lord Archmage Sparrowhawk, a master wizard, and Arren, a troubled young prince, on a tale of redemption and self-discovery as they search for the force behind a mysterious imbalance in the land of Earthsea. Based on the classic fantasy book series by Ursula Le Guin
Mononoke-hime by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young warrior searching for a cure for a deadly curse becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods who are led by the brave Princess Mononoke, a young woman raised by wolves
My neighbors the Yamadas by Isao Takahata( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in Japanese and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join in the hilarious adventures of the quirky Yamada family in this wonderfully offbeat celebration of the little and sometimes bigger victories of life. Presented in a series of brilliant comic vignettes, Takashi Yamada and his wacky wife Matsuko navigate their way through the ups and downs of work, marriage, and family life wiht a sharp-tongued grandmother, a teenage son who wished he had cooler parents, and a young daughter with an unusually loud voice
 
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Alternative Names
Tokuma Shoten

Tokuma Shoten Henshubu

Tokuma Shoten Maison d'édition japonaise

Tokuma Shoten Publishing Co., Ltd.

Tokuma Shoten. Tokyo

توكوما شوتين

도쿠마 쇼텐

トクマ ショテン

トクマ ショテン ヘンシュウブ

德間書店

徳間書店編集部

株式会社徳間書店

Languages
English (269)

Japanese (147)

Spanish (8)

Chinese (5)