Nana Essentials: The Ultimate Fanbook

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DH Publishing Inc, May 13, 2008 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 192 pages
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The story of two very different young women who meet by chance and, after a number of coincidences, end up living together has gained universal popularity. NANA has been a run-away success as a manga, made into two popular live-action movies and adapted into an anime licensed for release in North America. NANA Essentials: The Ultimate Fanbook is the only unofficial guidebook of its kind to analyze the NANA story and reveal the many secrets and mysteries that lie behind this unique tale of being young and single in Tokyo. As well as 70 Q&As that cover the whole spectrum of the two Nana's lives, this compact sourcebook contains tons of background info on the anime, manga and movies themselves, from character bios to little-known facts about the Tokyo that the girls inhabit. An absolute must-have for NANA fans everywhere. Mysteries and Secrets Revealed! is a popular series of factbooks compiled in Tokyo by long-term fans of Japan's hottest anime. Other titles in the series include Inu-yasha, Death Note, Naruto and Fruits Basket.
 

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Contents

Q2 How did Nana K fall in love with Takashi?
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Q5 Why did Nana O drop out of high school?
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Q9 How did Nana O and Nana K first meet?
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Q12 What is the significance of the tattoo on Nana O
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Q16 Why does Nana O smash the second strawberry cup?
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Q19 How does Nana O try to win back Hachiko?
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Q21 Why did Nana K come to Tokyo?
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Q24 Why do Nana O and Nana K live together?
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Q34 How did Nobu and Nana K get together?
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Q37 Nobu accuses Nana K of not breaking it off with
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Q40 Why does Takumi get mad at Nana K when
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Column NANA and Ai Yazawa 90 Q56 How did Nobu get together with Yuri? 130
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Q44 Why did Reira run off when she heard that Takumi Q66 Why does the real Misato Uehara look like Nana O
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Q48 Why did Gaia Records take Blast major despite
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Q52 Why didnt Nana K ask Shoji out right away?124
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Q27 Why did Nana K give up on Shoji?
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Q31 Why did Nana K sleep with Takumi?
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About the author (2008)

Kazuhisa Fujie is an ober otaku and proliferate writer on anime and manga related themes, and author of numerous books in the Mysteries and Secrets Revealed! anime sourcebook series. He lives in Tokyo with his bass guitar and tropical fish.

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