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Asada, Hiroyuki 1968-

Overview
Works: 304 works in 550 publications in 2 languages and 5,313 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Young adult works  Comics (Graphic works)  Fantasy comics  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Producer
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hiroyuki Asada
Tegami bachi : letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

23 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amberground is locked in darkness. A man-made star casts only a dim light over the land. The pitch-black wilderness is infested with Gaichuu--colossal insects with metal exoskeletons. The Gaichuu make travel between the cities of Amberground extremely dangerous. But thankfully the Letter Bees, a brave corps of messengers, risk their lives in order to keep the hearts of Amberground connected"--Page [4] of cover, v. 1
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag finds his long-lost hero Gauche Suede! But Gauche's heart is so depleted that he has no memory of his former self, and now goes by Noir the Marauder. Lag's only hope to recover the real Gauche is a special letter bullet that will convey Lag's heart to his friend. Lag's not sure how to go about writing the perfect letter, but his Letter Bee duties offer some good lessons in connecting hearts."--Back cover
Tegami bachi letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amberground is locked in darkness. A man-made star casts only a dim light over the land. The pitch-black wilderness is infested with Gaichuu--colossal insects with metal exoskeletons. The Gaichuu make travel between the cities of Amberground extremely dangerous. But thankfully the Letter Bees, a brave corps of messengers, risk their lives in order to keep the hearts of Amberground connected. Gauche Suede is on his last delivery before a big promotion. In the outskirts of Yodaka, the darkest area of Amberground, Gauche is surprised to find that the package is a young boy named Lag Seeing. Lag had been traumatized by his mother's abduction and is due to be delivered to his aunt. In this remote area rife with Gaichuu, Lag and Gauche face a dangerous journey that inspires Lag to become a Letter Bee."--Page 4 of cover
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the town of Honey Waters, Lag seeks out "the Man Who Could Not Become Spirit," who might have information on the missing Gauche Suede. Lag's disappointed to find out that he's a charlatan. however, the heart of this strange man in this strange little town yields a surprising clue. Lag might be closer than he ever imagined
Tegami bachi letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a land of perpetual night, your heart is your light. The Letter to Jiggy Pepper: Lag is close to becoming a Letter Bee! On the way to his final interview at the National Postal Service, he found a dingo: Niche, a feral young girl with shocking strength and hair made of golden swords. Now, as they approach the bridge to the middle-caste district, they stop to rest in Kyrie, a desperado town. They meet Nelli, a friendly young man who shows them to an inn. Nelli's so helpful that neither Lag nor Niche notice him steal Lag's Crossing Pass!"--Publisher's web site
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag almost breaks the record time on his Letter Bee test, securing a job as a letter bee! But his celebration ends with unwelcome news: the record holder, his hero Gauche Suede, is no longer a Letter Bee! Shocked, Lag seeks out Gauche's little sister Sylvette to learn exactly what happened. But Sylvette has no answers, only memories and a broken heart."--Cover
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag, now a Letter Bee rookie, meets Dr. Thunderland, Jr., a peculiar man who collects and catalogs the various Amberground species. When the doctor takes a particular interest in Steak, Lag and Niche have to hustle to keep him off the doctor's dissection table! The ensuing chaos pays off for Lag when the doctor reveals that Gauche--Lag's missing hero--paid the doctor a visit before he disappeared."--Cover
Tegami bachi letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag's hero, Gauche Suede, has returned to the Beehive-- but not in the way Lag had hoped. While Gauche lies injured and unconscious, two mysterious government operatives show up to take him away, arousing the suspicions of the Beehive staff. What is the Amberground government trying to hide from the Letter Bees?"--Publisher's web site
Tegami Bachi, Letter Bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Lag out sick, Aria Link, second in command at the Beehive, takes over the job of delivering his letters. But even with Niche at her side, Aria finds the Amberground has become a dangerous place. Can she defend herself armed with nothing but a violin? Meanwhile, Lag's illness takes a strange turn ... "P. [4] of cover
Tegami bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lag discovers that his long-lost hero Gauche Suede has become involved in an anti-government organization called Reverse and is now known as Marauder Noir, and while following Noir's trail to the icy northern town Blue Notes Blues, Lag and Niche make an important discovery
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the ferocious Gaichuu Cabernet closes in on the capital of Amberground, the Letter Bees form an army to stop it. Lag is paired off with a novice Bee who informs him that he's become a legend in the Beehive. But Lag's reputation as the "Child of Light" won't do him much good against the terrifying power of Cabernet ... or the dark secret he's discovered about his hero, Gauche Suede."--Page 4 of cover
Tegami bachi letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Largo Lloyd, ousted director of the Beehive, saves the life of a Marauder-- and, in return, demands to be taken to the leader of Reverse. Will the Letter Bees finally penetrate to the heart of the rebel organization? Meanwhile, with his hero Gauche returning home at last, things are looking up for Lag-- until he discovers the shocking truth about Gauche!"--Page 4 of cover
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Searching for the truth about Amberground, Lag heads home to the little town of Campbell. There, a woman named Sabrina Mary holds the secrets he seeks. But can he handle what he learns about his world, his government-- and his own mother?"--Publisher's web site
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As Bees and ex-Bees alike gather in Yuusari, the rampage of the unstoppable Gaichuu Cabernet continues-- and heart attacks only seem to make it more powerful. As it absorbs the attacks, Cabernet keeps morphing into stranger and more sinister forms. Meanwhile, a tragic accident triggers a different kind of transformation in Niche"--Page 4 of cover
Tegami Bachi letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While Lag and his fellow Bees fight a desperate battle against the Gaichuu Cabernet, the dark secrets of Amberground come to light. What unspeakable things did Garrard, director of the Beehive, see in Amberground's capital? And why has former director Largo Lloyd joined the rebel organization Reverse? The answers lie in the top-secret district called Kagerou"--Page 4 of cover
Tegami bachi : letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years of searching, Zazie is on the trail of the Gaichuu that devoured his parents' hearts. But the hunt will force him to learn more about himself--and his past--than he ever imagined. And Emil, the kindly blind girl who runs the nearby inn, has an terrible secret-- from publisher's web site
Tegami bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag now knows what he has to do to save Amberground: unite the five children born on the mysterious Day of the Flicker. And his latest delivery may lead him to vital information. But meanwhile Lag has to cope with his brash new partner, Chico, who insists that nothing will stand in her way to becoming Head Bee!"--
Tegami bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag returns from his training to find Amberground in chaos. The government is crumbling, revolution is underway and the sun itself is going out. The Letter Bees' last chance is to penetrate Akatsuki, the mysterious capital of Amberground and the source of the sun's power. But who will be the one to enter Akatsuki and forge a new world--Chico, who's prepared to make any sacrifice for her people, or Lag, who holds out the impossible hope that every life can still be saved?" -- page 4 of cover
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is the truth behind Amberground? As Lag and his friends descend to the center of their twilight world, they learn more than they ever dreamed possible. With civilization collapsing and the end of the world at hand, the time has come for Lag to lead the people of Amberground to hope and light at last"--Provided by publisher
Tegami Bachi, letter bee by Hiroyuki Asada( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lag is reunited with his former boss, Largo Lloyd, now one of the leaders of the insurrection against the Amberground government. With Largo's help, Lag uncovers long-hidden secrets about his strange birth, the cryptic memories collected from children born on the Day of the Flicker, and the nature of Amberground itself. Meanwhile, Lag's partner Chico faces her own dark past..." -- Page [4] cover
 
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Alternative Names
Asada, Hiroyuki

Asada Hiroyuki 1968-....

Hiroyuki Asada

Hiroyuki Asada 1968-....

Hiroyuki Asada auteur et illustrateur de manga

Hiroyuki Asada Japanese manga artist

Hiroyuki Asada japanischer Comiczeichner

Hiroyuki Asada Japans mangaka

Асада, Хироюки

هيرويوكي اسادا

천전홍행

アサダ, ヒロユキ

浅田 弘幸 1968-....

Languages
English (198)

Spanish (2)