My Neighbor Totoro: The Novel

Author: Jim (TRN) Hayao (ILT); Hubbert Tsugiko; Miyazaki Kubo
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  • : $26.99(AUD)
  • : 9781421561202
  • : Viz Media
  • : Viz Media
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  • : September 2013
  • : 203mm X 152mm
  • : United States
  • : 0.0
  • : March 2013
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  • : books

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  • : Jim (TRN) Hayao (ILT); Hubbert Tsugiko; Miyazaki Kubo
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  • : Hardcover
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  • : English
  • : [Fic]
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  • : 2013023521
  • : 192
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  • : Illustrationsstrations
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Description

One of Studio Ghibli’s most beloved classics, Totoro celebrates its 25th anniversary!

The beloved animation classic by legendary Studio Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki, My Neighbor Totoro is now retold in novel form. This prestige, hardcover edition features original illustrations by Miyazaki himself, accompanying a story written by veteran children's book author Tsugiko Kubo. Sure to delight both existing fans and new readers! Eleven-year-old Satsuki and her sassy little sister Mei have moved to the country to be closer to their ailing mother. While their father is working, the girls explore their sprawling old house and the forest and fields that surround it. Soon, Satsuki and Mei discover Totoro, a magical forest spirit who takes them on fantastic adventures through the trees and the clouds--and teaches them a lesson about trusting one another.

Author description

Hayao Miyazaki is the prominent director of many popular animated feature films. He is also the co-founder of Studio Ghibli, the award-winning Japanese animation studio and production company behind worldwide hits such as PRINCESS MONONOKE, HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE and SPIRITED AWAY.