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VIZ Media LLC, Jul 3, 2012 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 200 pages
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By the creators of Death Note! The mystery behind manga-making revealed!

Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for audiences rated teen.

Average student Moritaka Mashiro enjoys drawing for fun. When his classmate and aspiring writer Akito Takagi discovers his talent, he begs Moritaka to team up with him as a manga-creating duo. But what exactly does it take to make it in the manga-publishing world?

With their new series Perfect Crime Party doing well in Weekly Shonen Jump, Moritaka and Akito sets their sights on beating their rivals in the magazine. But just as their dreams seem within reach, some surprising news will deal them an unexpected setback.

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Review: Bakuman, Volume 14: Psychological Warfare and Catchphrases (Bakuman #14)

User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

I feel like this particular volume got too caught up in a plot that's not essential to the story. It was interesting, and some old characters were brought back, but I just didn't enjoy it as much. Read full review

Review: Bakuman, Volume 10: Imagination and Presentation (Bakuman #10)

User Review  - Lazybum00 - Goodreads

And so FINALLY the ball is starting to roll again! Can't wait to see what these two come up with! I'm sure everyone's going to be surprised! (view spoiler)[And the best part is that now they have Mr. Hattori as their editor! (hide spoiler)] Read full review

About the author (2012)

Born in Tokyo, Tsugumi Ohba is the author of the hit series Death Note. His current series Bakuman?  is serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump.

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