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The Resource A silent voice, 1, [Yoshitoki Oima ; translation, Steven LeCroy ; lettering, Steven LeCroy ; editing, Ben Applegate ; Kodansha Comics edition cover design by Phil Balsman]

A silent voice, 1, [Yoshitoki Oima ; translation, Steven LeCroy ; lettering, Steven LeCroy ; editing, Ben Applegate ; Kodansha Comics edition cover design by Phil Balsman]

Label
A silent voice, 1
Title
A silent voice
Title number
1
Statement of responsibility
[Yoshitoki Oima ; translation, Steven LeCroy ; lettering, Steven LeCroy ; editing, Ben Applegate ; Kodansha Comics edition cover design by Phil Balsman]
Title variation
Silent voice
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can't hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children's cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to leave the school, and Shoya ends up shouldering all the blame. Six years later, the two meet again. Can Shoya make up for his past mistakes, or is it too late?"--provided from Amazon.com
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Summary
Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can’t hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children’s cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to leave the school, and Shoya ends up shouldering all the blame. Six years later, the two meet again. Can Shoya make up for his past mistakes, or is it too late?
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10481233
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
åOima, Yoshitoki
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"T, ages 13+"--Back cover
Language note
Translated from Japanese
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/letterer
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Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • LeCroy, Steven
  • Applegate, Ben
  • Balsman, Phil.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A silent voice
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deaf children
  • Bullying
  • Bullies
  • Conduct of life
  • School children
  • Teenagers
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Bullies
  • Bullying
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Conduct of life
  • Deaf children
  • School children
  • Teenagers
  • Bullies
  • Japan
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A silent voice, 1, [Yoshitoki Oima ; translation, Steven LeCroy ; lettering, Steven LeCroy ; editing, Ben Applegate ; Kodansha Comics edition cover design by Phil Balsman]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reads from right to left
  • "First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koe no katachi volume 1."--Colophon
  • "A Kodansha Comics Trade Paperback Original"--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
English edition.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781632360564
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
Stock number
BRO-adap20170407-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889996939
  • (OCoLC)889996939
  • 464053
Label
A silent voice, 1, [Yoshitoki Oima ; translation, Steven LeCroy ; lettering, Steven LeCroy ; editing, Ben Applegate ; Kodansha Comics edition cover design by Phil Balsman]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reads from right to left
  • "First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koe no katachi volume 1."--Colophon
  • "A Kodansha Comics Trade Paperback Original"--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
English edition.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781632360564
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
Stock number
BRO-adap20170407-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889996939
  • (OCoLC)889996939
  • 464053

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