Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for A audiences. China vs. JapanThe Hokuto Cup games are about to begin, and Hikaru gets caught up in some misunderstandings that make it difficult for him to concentrate on go. In the first match between Japan and China he starts out poorly and seems well on the way to a resounding defeat. Only by getting a tight grip on himself can he possibly make a showing, but that's far easier said than done!
About the Author
Takeshi Obata was born in 1969 in Niigata, Japan, and is the artist of the wildly popular SHONEN JUMP title Hikaru no Go, which won the 2003 Tezuka Shinsei "New Hope" award and the Shogakukan Manga award. Obata is also the artist of Arabian Majin Bokentan Lamp Lamp, Ayatsuri Sakon, Cyborg Jichan G., and the smash hit manga Death Note.
Series: Hikaru No Go
For Ages: 9 - 11 years old
For Grades: 4 - 6
Number Of Pages: 200
Published: 1st February 2011
Publisher: Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 19.1 x 12.8 x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.17