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Fantasy World in Neverwhere

by Neil Gaiman Headline Book Publishing PS3557 G141N Central Library In Neverwhere,Neil Gaiman has created yet another wondrous yet completely believable universe- London Down. Richard Mayhew, our unlikely hero, starts out an ordinary young man, with an ordinary job, living in ordinary London. That all changes when he chances upon a girl bleeding on the […]

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Rococo Rocks for Kamikaze Girls

Director: Tetsyua Nakashima PN1997.2 Kkg Central Library Multimedia Stack#CDV3116  Based on the popular, hip and ultra cool shojo manga, the movie is a faithful adaptation of the book by Novala Takemoto. This charming story about Momoko, a 17 year old student who lives a humdrum existence in rural Ibaraki prefecture. A perfect “Lolita”, Momoko fantasizes […]

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Brave Story by Miyuki Miyabe

by Miyuki Miyabe VIZ Media LLC PL856 Miyb.B 2007 Central Library From Japan’s queen of crime fiction, Miyuki Miyabe turns her attention to children, fantasy and magic in her latest book. In Brave Story, young Wataru Mitani’s life is a mess. His father has abandoned him and his mother has been hospitalized after a suicide […]

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