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Author Iwaoka, Hisae. 227423

Title Saturn Apartments/ Hisae Iwaoka ; [translation, Matt Thorn].

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2010], c2006.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Young Adult Graphic Novel  YA G Iwaoka, H.  Vol. 1    ---  Missing
Edition Viz signature ed.
Description v. <1> : chiefly ill ; 21 cm.
Series VIZ signature 227424
VlZ signature. 227427
Note "SigIKKI"--Spine.
Reads from right to left.
Summary "Far in the future, humankind has evacuated the earth in order to preserve it. Humans now reside in a gigantic structure that forms a ring around the earth, 35 kilometers up in the sky. The society of the ring is highly stratified: the higher the floor, the greater the status. Mitsu, the lowly son of a window washer, has just graduated junior high. When his father disappears and is assumed dead, Mitsu must take on his father's occupation. As he struggles with the transition to working life, Mitsu's job treats him to an outsider's view into the living-room dioramas of the Saturn Apartments"--Cover, P. [4].
Audience "Rated T for teen and is recommended for ages 13 and up"--Colophon.
Language Translated from the Japanese.
Subject Window cleaners (Persons) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 227425
Social classes -- Comic books, strips, etc. 227426
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. 51050
Graphic novels. 4217
Added Author Thorn, Matt. 39305
ISBN 1421533642 (v. 1)
9781421533643 (v. 1)

 
    
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