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Fantagraphics Books is proud to present the first volume (of two) of Moto Hagio’s Otherworld Barbara, in which Tokio discovers a phantom island named Barbara. Then there’s a mysterious and missing geneticist, an eccentric clergyman, a grieving grandmother granted temporary youth, a psychologist killed by a freak tornado… Hagio offers a sci-fi explanation for these seemingly random paranormal elements, and makes it all matter with believable characters in complex and subtle relationships.This book won the“Nebula Award of Japan” (Nihon SF Taisho Award) in 2006.
Number of Pages: 377
Genre: Comics + Graphic Novels
Series Title: Otherworld Barbara
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Moto Hagio
Street Date: August 9, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-5836
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