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The Resource Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith

Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith

Label
Brave story
Title
Brave story
Statement of responsibility
Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
With a determined plan to reunite his mother and father, the 10-year-old boy named Wataru knowingly enters a fantasy realm inhabited by a goddess who has the power to change destiny. With the help of the Lizard Boy, the Cat Girl, and the Fire-breathing Dragon, Wataru faces a series of seemingly insurmountable obstacles on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. One way or another, the young hero must reach the Tower of Destiny and bring his mother and father back together again
Member of
Awards note
Batchelder Award, 2008.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
895.6/35
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL856.I856
LC item number
B8713 2007
Literary form
novels
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Col. map on endpapers
  • Originally published: Tokyo : Kadokawa shoten, 2003
Contents
Part 1: The haunted building -- The silent princess -- The transfer student -- The invisible girl -- The incident -- The door -- Beyond the door -- The realities of life -- Enter the tank -- Falling -- The secret -- The witch -- To vision -- Part 2: The village of the watchers -- The cave of trials -- The novice brave -- The endless field -- Gasara, Merchant Town -- The highlanders -- The abandoned chapel -- The dead -- The escape -- The first gemstone -- The real world -- Meena -- In Maquiba -- The spectacle machine -- The camp -- Lyris -- The town and the cathedral -- Mitsuru's whereabouts -- The magic hospital -- Mitsuru -- The Swamp of Grief -- Tearsheaven -- Dark water -- A vision of death -- The blood star -- To Sakawa -- The reunion -- The Elder of Sakawa -- The National Observatory of Lourdes -- The lecture -- The second gemstone -- Wataru -- The fugitive -- S.O.S. -- The tragedy of Lyris -- The cathedral cages -- Jozo's wings -- The icy capital -- The precept-king -- Parting -- Night in Gasara -- A conversation at night -- The plan -- Escape from Gasara -- The Imperial Capital of Solebria -- The mirror of eternal shadow -- The Isle of Dragon -- The broken capital -- The mirror hall -- The parting -- The traveler's path -- Wataru alone -- Freedom -- The last fight -- The Tower of Destiny -- Wataru's wish -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
816 p.
Isbn
9781421511962
Lccn
2007008829
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in brown cloth; green paper over boards. Illustrated endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2008.
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85766271
  • ucoclc85766271
Label
Brave story, Miyuki Miyabe ; translated by Alexander O. Smith
Publication
Note
  • Col. map on endpapers
  • Originally published: Tokyo : Kadokawa shoten, 2003
Contents
Part 1: The haunted building -- The silent princess -- The transfer student -- The invisible girl -- The incident -- The door -- Beyond the door -- The realities of life -- Enter the tank -- Falling -- The secret -- The witch -- To vision -- Part 2: The village of the watchers -- The cave of trials -- The novice brave -- The endless field -- Gasara, Merchant Town -- The highlanders -- The abandoned chapel -- The dead -- The escape -- The first gemstone -- The real world -- Meena -- In Maquiba -- The spectacle machine -- The camp -- Lyris -- The town and the cathedral -- Mitsuru's whereabouts -- The magic hospital -- Mitsuru -- The Swamp of Grief -- Tearsheaven -- Dark water -- A vision of death -- The blood star -- To Sakawa -- The reunion -- The Elder of Sakawa -- The National Observatory of Lourdes -- The lecture -- The second gemstone -- Wataru -- The fugitive -- S.O.S. -- The tragedy of Lyris -- The cathedral cages -- Jozo's wings -- The icy capital -- The precept-king -- Parting -- Night in Gasara -- A conversation at night -- The plan -- Escape from Gasara -- The Imperial Capital of Solebria -- The mirror of eternal shadow -- The Isle of Dragon -- The broken capital -- The mirror hall -- The parting -- The traveler's path -- Wataru alone -- Freedom -- The last fight -- The Tower of Destiny -- Wataru's wish -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
816 p.
Isbn
9781421511962
Lccn
2007008829
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Quarter bound in brown cloth; green paper over boards. Illustrated endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2008.
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85766271
  • ucoclc85766271

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