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Author Kariya, Tetsu, 1941-

Title Oishinbo, a la carte. Vegetables / story by Tetsu Kariya ; art by Akira Hanasaki ; [translation, Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; touch-up & lettering, Kelle Han].

Imprint San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, [2011], c2006.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    KARIYA,TET    DUE 06-01-20
Edition VIZ signature ed.
Description 255 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Note "This book reads from right to left"--Cover, P. [4].
"Original Japanese edition published in 2006 by Shogakukan Inc., Tokyo"--Colophon.
Summary "...In this volume, Weekly Time magazine sets up a series of culinary battles between the Tōzai News's 'Ultimate Menu,' represented by Yamaoka, and the Teito Times's 'Supreme Menu,' represented by Kaibara Yūzan, Yamaoka's father and nemesis. The ingredient this time is vegetables, specifically cabbages and turnips. Who will win the Vegetable Showdown? Later, Yamaoka and Kurita help Tomii's son get over his hatred of eggplant, and patch a rift between lovers using the power of asparagus"--From publisher description.
Audience Rated T for teen.
Language Translated from Japanese.
Subject Cooking, Japanese -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Vegetables -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Journalists -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels
Added Author Hanasaki, Akira, 1956-
Miyaki, Tetsuichiro.
Han, Kelle.
Added Title Vegetables
Oishinbo. Vegetables
ISBN 9781421521435 (pbk.)
1421521431 (pbk.)

 
    
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