Record Details

Catalog Search

Kaze hikaru : volume 8

Watanabe, Taeko (author,, illustrator.). Ihara, Mai, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library J Wata (Text) 33294002041879 Juvenile Graphic Novels Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781421515373
  • ISBN: 1421515377
  • Physical Description: print
    187 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: Shojo Beat Manga edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, California : Viz Media, LLC, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: "First published by Shogakukan Inc. in Japan as 'Kaze Hikaru.'"--Colophon.
In keeping with the original Japanese comic format, this book reads from right to left.
Translated from the Japanese.
Summary, etc.: "Yamanami and Todo prepare to be sentenced to death for insulting officials at the Rokkaku prison after witnessing prisoners being ruthlessly murdered. In a surprising turn of events, rumors fly that the Shinsengumi were the actual culprits behind the abuse of the prisoners. Meanwhile, Todo has fallen in love with the prostitute who witnessed them enter the prison. Can he win her love and convince her of his innocence?"--
Target Audience Note:
Rated T+ for Older Teen and is recommended for ages 16 and up. This volume contains realistic violence, alcohol and tobacco use, and sexual themes.
Language Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Samurai -- Comic books, strips, etc
Disguise -- Comic books, strips, etc
Retribution -- Comic books, strips, etc
Japan -- History -- 1787-1868 -- Comic books, strips, etc
Genre: Graphic novels, Japanese.
Romance comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.

Additional Resources