BLAME!, vol. 1

Somewhere in the bowels of the earth the remnants of human society eke out a tenuous existence in the gloom of a post-post-apocalyptic world. Ages ago, humanity reached such heights of technical and industrial skill that their buildings and cities…

Hinadori Girl, vol. 1

It is the year 2055, and Yoshiki Ishikawa and his younger sister Akira are having a difficult time living together. Their mother has passed away, and their scientist father Hidetoshi must spend most of his time turning the moon into…

Blue

Kiriko Nananan’s Blue is the story of a schoolgirl named Kayako Karishima. She’s always liked one of the girls she goes to school with, Masami Endo, but their friends aren’t friends with each other, and Masami Endo’s been in some…

The Squirrel Mother

This book is a collection of short stories, mostly with female protagonists. The title story, ‘The Squirrel Mother,’ is about a young girl whose mother sacrifices her own time to make a dress for her daughter. This story is told…

Closer

When Serena Cumberland receives a mysterious invitation–addressed to her dead mother–to a dinner party on an isolated, craggy island, she doesn’t think twice about packing up her rat and heading off to see what it’s about. She quickly learns that…

The Summer of Love

Lily’s family has moved to a new town, and she expects to hate it–especially after a really cute guy, Steve, sees her dancing in the woods, and, she feels, generally making a fool out of herself. To top that off,…

DVD, vol. 1

Deciding their house has too much yang (or masculine energy), punk rocker DD and pretty boy Venu figure the best way to find a woman to live with them is to leave a message attached to the tag of a…