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Monstress. Book one

Author: Marjorie M Liu; Sana Takeda; Rus Wooton; Jennifer M Smith, (Editor)
Publisher: Portland, OR : Image Comics, Inc., [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Maika Halfwolf lives in a world gripped by war--an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia brimming with arcane dangers. As she struggles to overcome the trauma of violence and regain knowledge of her past, she becomes inextricably linked to an eldritch monster of tremendous power. This link will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of deadly powers both human and otherworldly.
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Genre/Form: Horror comics
Fantasy comics
Young adult fiction
Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie M Liu; Sana Takeda; Rus Wooton; Jennifer M Smith, (Editor)
ISBN: 1534312323 9781534312326
OCLC Number: 1107700057
Notes: "Collecting Monstress issues 1-18."
"Monstress created by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda."
Description: 509 pages : chiefly color illustrations, map ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant.

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"Maika Halfwolf lives in a world gripped by war--an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia brimming with arcane dangers. As she struggles to overcome the trauma of violence and regain knowledge of her past, she becomes inextricably linked to an eldritch monster of tremendous power. This link will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of deadly powers both human and otherworldly.

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"World-building on a scale rare in mainstream comics."-The Hollywood Reporter "Takeda's visuals recall realistic, gritty manga such as Lone Wolfand Cub, with magic and monsters to rival those of Read more...

 
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