5, Lone Goat and KidBook - 2012
This fifth volume collects the epic-length "Blood Wings," in whichUsagi battles a fearsome clan of ninja bats, while "Lone Goat and Kid"offers a cunning and affectionate parody of the famous "Lone Wolf andCub" manga while doubling as one of Usagi's most dramatic and heartfeltadventures. "Frost and Fire" and "The Way of the Samurai" provide thepsychological drama of this volume, which is rounded out by one of themost unique Usagi tales ever, "A Kite Story," which doubles as afascinating look at the daily life and work of a 17th century Japanesekite maker, dramatically showcasing the thoroughness of Sakai'sresearch and his skills as a storyteller. Featuring a foreword by thelegendary Stan Lee!
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Fantagraphics Books, 2012, c2008
Edition: 5th Fangraphics ed
Branch Call Number: J 741 .5973 SAK
Characteristics: 142 p. :,ill
Alternative Title: Lone goat and kid
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