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Library Wars

Love & War
Yumi, Kiiro (Book - 2010- )
Library Wars
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"In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves---the Library Forces! Iku Kasahara has dreamed of joining the Library Defense Force ever since one of its soldiers stepped in to protect her favorite book from being confiscated in a bookstore when she was younger. But now that she's finally a recruit, she's finding her dream job to be a bit of a nightmare. Especially since her hard-hearted drill instructor seems to have it out for her!"--Back cover, v. 1.
Authors: Yumi, Kiiro
Title: Library wars
love & war
Publisher: San Francisco : Viz Media, 2010-
Edition: Shojo beat ed.
Characteristics: v. :,chiefly ill. ;,20 cm.
Notes: In keeping with the original Japanese format, book reads from back to front and from right to left.
First published in Japan by Hakusensha, Inc., Tokyo.
Summary: "In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves---the Library Forces! Iku Kasahara has dreamed of joining the Library Defense Force ever since one of its soldiers stepped in to protect her favorite book from being confiscated in a bookstore when she was younger. But now that she's finally a recruit, she's finding her dream job to be a bit of a nightmare. Especially since her hard-hearted drill instructor seems to have it out for her!"--Back cover, v. 1.
Audience: Rated T+ for older teen--Back cover.
Additional Contributors: Watabe, Kinami
Arikawa, Hiro - 1972-
Alternate Title: Love & war
ISBN: 9781421569512
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Statement of Responsibility: story & art by Kiiro Yumi ; original concept by Hiro Arikawa ; [English translation & adaptation, Kinami Watabe]
Subject Headings: Censorship Comic books, strips, etc. Libraries Japan Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form: Graphic novels.
Topical Term: Censorship
Libraries
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