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VIZ Media LLC, Jun 7, 2011 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 192 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 T
Big changes are in store now that Moritaka and Akito have their very own series in Shonen Jump. Hanging out with their favorite manga creators, hiring assistants, keeping track of the weekly reader surveys—life as a professional manga artist is tough! Can these two survive the pressure…?

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Review: Bakuman, Volume 5: Yearbook and Photobook (Bakuman #5)

User Review  - William Hanley - Goodreads

Unlike the last volume, I really see introspective look at the shonen manga industry. I'm also looking forward to seeing if the young generation can change Shonen Jump for the better. Read full review

Review: Bakuman, Volume 2: Chocolate and Akamaru (Bakuman #2)

User Review  - IDEKA - Goodreads

It's really interesting and fun to read, but there's no conflict. I almost feel like the authors are rooting for the characters, and I'm not sure how I feel about that. Read full review

About the author (2011)

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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