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Monster. 1

Author: Naoki Urasawa; Camellia Nieh; Steve Dutro; Michael Montesa
Publisher: San Francisco : Viz Media, 2014.
Series: Viz signature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Perfect edition
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Johan is a cold and calculating killer with a mysterious past, and brilliant Dr. Kenzo Tenma is the only one who can stop him! Conspiracy and serial murder open the door to a compelling, intricately woven plot in this masterwork of suspense.
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Genre/Form: Suspense comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naoki Urasawa; Camellia Nieh; Steve Dutro; Michael Montesa
ISBN: 9781421569062 142156906X
OCLC Number: 1004584570
Language Note: In English. Translated from the Japanese.
Target Audience: Rated T+ for older teen.
Description: 418 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Series Title: Viz signature.
Responsibility: by Naoki Urasawa ; [story coproduced with Takashi Nagasaki ; translation and English adaptation, Camellia Nieh ; lettering, Steve Dutro ; cover and interior design, King Clovis ; editor, Mike Montesa].

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Johan is a cold and calculating killer with a mysterious past, and brilliant Dr. Kenzo Tenma is the only one who can stop him! Conspiracy and serial murder open the door to a compelling, intricately woven plot in this masterwork of suspense.

Everyone faces uncertainty at some point in their lives. Even a brilliant surgeon like Kenzo Tenma is no exception. But there's no way he could have known that his decision to stop chasing professional success and instead concentrate on his oath to save peoples' lives would result in the birth of an abomination. The questions of good and evil now take on a terrifyingly real dimension. Years later, in Germany during the tumultuous post-reunification period, middle-aged childless couples are being killed one after another. The serial killer's identity is known. The reasons why he kills are not. Dr. Tenma sets out on a journey to find the killer's twin sister, who may hold some clues to solving the enigma of the "Monster."

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