Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author Chao, Fred.

Title Johnny Hiro : {half Asian, all hero} / Fred Chao ; greytones by Dylan Babb ; letters by Jesse Post.

Imprint New York : Tom Doherty Associates, 2012.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Graphic Novels    CHAO,F    DUE 11-27-19
Edition 1st Tor ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. ; 26 cm.
Note "A Tor Book"--verso t.p.
Originally published as Johnny Hiro, issues 1-3 (2007, 2008), previously collected with new material as Johnny Hiro by AdHouse Books (2009). Excerpt published in Best American Comics 2010 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2010).
Summary Johnny Hiro, a hardworking busboy, lives in Brooklyn with his flighty but lovable girlfriend Mayumi. Every day, he struggles to make ends meet while fighting giant monsters, running over rooftops from crazed waiters, fending off businessmen-turned-samurai, or having the occasional conversation with Judge Judy, Coolio, or Alton Brown.
Subject Busboys -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Chinese restaurants -- Comic books, strips, etc.
New York (N.Y.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.
Graphic novels
Graphic novels -- United States.
Added Author Babb, Dylan.
Post, Jesse.
ISBN 9780765329370 (pbk.)
0765329379 (pbk.)

 
    
Available items only