Spirited Away, Volume 1

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VIZ Media LLC, Jul 8, 2002 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 172 pages
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As night falls, Chihiro finds out she's in a world of ghosts, demons, and strange gods.

Ten-year-old Chihiro and her family are on their way to their new home. Dad takes a wrong turn, though, and they become lost in a forest. Eventually they find their way to a strange abandoned amusement park. Chihiro wanders off. As night falls, Chihiro finds out she's in a world of ghosts, demons, and strange gods. A mysterious boy, Haku, tells her that to survive Chihiro must find work. She must go down to the boiler room and seek out an old man named Kamaji...

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User Review  - azlanshae - LibraryThing

This story centers around a young girl who's family is taking a vacation into the countryside. She is a very curious and inquisitive girl, and after her family ventures through a tunnel, life changes ... Read full review

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An amazing story, though the book is merely pictures from the movie. Filled with great imagination, and a fantastic story, anyone would love this Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
12
Section 3
123

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About the author (2002)

Hayao Miyazaki is one of Japan's most beloved animation directors. In 2005 he was awarded the Venice International Film Festival's Golden Lion Award for Lifetime Achievement, and his Studio Ghibli received the festival's Osella Award for overall achievement in 2004. Miyazaki's films include Spirited Away, winner of the 2002 Academy Award« for Best Animated Feature Film, as well as Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Howl's Moving Castle, and Ponyo, all of which have received great acclaim in the U.S. Miyazaki's other achievements include the highly regarded manga series Nausicań of the Valley of the Wind and Starting Point: 1979-1996, a collection of essays, interviews, and memoirs that chronicle his early career and the development of his theories of animation. Both are published in English by VIZ Media.

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