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Parasyte. 1 / Hitosi Iwaaki ; translated and adapted by Andrew Cunningham ; lettered by Foltz Design.

Parasyte. 1

Iwaaki, Hitoshi. (Author).
Cunningham, Andrew, 1979- (Added Author).
Foltz Design (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780345496249 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0345496248 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 277 p. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey/Ballantine, c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translated from Japanese.
"First published in Japan in 1990 by Kodansha, Ltd., Tokyo"--T.p. verso.
Reads from right to left.
Summary, etc.:
A plague of alien parasites has invaded Earth, taken over human hosts and begun feasting on humanity. Most of the hosts are oblivious to their captors, but high schooler Shinichi is fighting to control his own body against an alien parasite and wondering how he can warn humanity before it is too late.
Target Audience Note:
Rating : OT, ages 16+.
Subject: Teenage boys > Comic books, strips, etc.
Space warfare > Comic books, strips, etc.
Human-alien encounters > Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels > Japan.
Genre: Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.

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