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Dr. Slump, Vol. 8
 

Dr. Slump, Vol. 8 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

Illustrated by Toriyama, Akira

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When goofy inventor Senbe Norimaki creates a precocious robot named Arale, his masterpiece turns out to be more than he bargained for. Basking in the glow of his scientific achievement, he scrambles to get Arale in working order so the rest of Penguin Village won't have reason to... read full description below.

ISBN 9781421506326
Barcode 9781421506326
Published 5 July 2006 by Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
Series Dr. Slump (part: 8)
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ISBN-13 9781421506326
ISBN-10 1421506327
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan
Imprint Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan Inc
Publication Date 5 July 2006
International Publication Date 1 July 2006
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
Edition illustrated edition
Author(s) Illustrated by Toriyama, Akira
Series Dr. Slump (part: 8)
Category Graphic Novels
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 127mm
Height: 191mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 175g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Inventors, Graphic novels, Comic books, strips, etc - Japan, Androids
NBS Text Graphic Novels: Manga
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 539447

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When goofy inventor Senbe Norimaki creates a precocious robot named Arale, his masterpiece turns out to be more than he bargained for Basking in the glow of his scientific achievement, Senbe scrambles to get Arale in working order so the rest of Penguin Village won't have reason to suspect she's not really a girl. But first he needs to find her a pair of glasses and some clothes. ...

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Author's Bio

Widely known all over the world for his playful, innovative storytelling and humorous, distinctive art style, Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama is also known in his native Japan for the widly popular Dr.Slump, his previous manga series about the adventures of mad sientist and his android daughter . His hit series Dragon Ball ran from 1984 to 1995 in Shueisha's weekly Shonen Jump magazine. He is also known for his design work on video games such as Dragon Warrior, Chrono Trigger and Tobal No.1. His recent manga works include Cowa, Kajika and Sand Land. He lives with his family in Tokyo, Japan.

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