Bakuman.

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VIZ Media LLC, Jul 3, 2012 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 200 pages
214 Reviews
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 2: Chocolate and Akamaru (Bakuman #2)

User Review  - Allison - Goodreads

I wasn't sure how this would hold up for a second volume, but so far, Bakuman is one of the best manga I've jumped into in ages. The balance of tension and behind-the-scenes detail is really well done ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

I wasn't sure how this would hold up for a second volume, but so far, Bakuman is one of the best manga I've jumped into in ages. The balance of tension and behind-the-scenes detail is really well done ... 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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