The next three novels of Kouhei Kadono’s modern classic that sparked the light novel craze in Japan–including two novels never-before-printed in English!
Six children with clairvoyant powers, a mysterious being called the King of Distortion, and a creature that feeds on human fear—these may seem unconnected, but they all have two things in common. First, they were involved in events that potentially put the entire world at risk. And second, they crossed paths with the enigmatic shinigami, Boogiepop.
Featuring interlocking story threads and told from the perspectives of a wide range of characters, this special omnibus edition contains Volumes 4 through 6 of the Boogiepop light novel series.
Contains novels 4-6:
–Boogiepop in the Mirror
–Boogiepop at Dawn
Nostalgic fans of the Hiyao Miyazaki film and newcomers alike--soar into the modern classic about a young witch and her clever cat that started it all!
Half-witch Kiki never runs from a challenge. So when her thirteenth birthday arrives, she's eager to follow a witch's tradition: choose a new town to call home for one year.
Brimming with confidence, Kiki flies to the seaside village of Koriko and expects that her powers will easily bring happiness to the townspeople. But gaining the trust of the locals is trickier than she expected. With her faithful, wise-cracking black cat, Jiji, by her side, Kiki forges new friendships and builds her inner strength, ultimately realizing that magic can be found in even the most ordinary places.
Blending fantasy with the charm of everyday life, this enchanting new translation will inspire both new readers and dedicated fans.
"A gentle story of magic-tinged independence."--The Wall Street Journal
"An enchanting, gently humorous all-ages family read-aloud."--Kirkus Reviews
"A classic tale, this new translation is perfect."--School Library Journal