VIZ Media

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2008 Batchelder Award honors VIZ Media for "Brave Story"
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Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 19:00
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VIZ Media
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for Brave Story, written by Miyuki Miyabe and translated from the Japanese by Alexander O. Smith
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The book tells the story of a boy named Wataru whose chaotic life leads him to enter the videogame-infused world of Vision to alter his fate. This complicated quest, with a real-world rival, and fierce and friendly creatures, unleashes a future Wataru could not have anticipated. The wisdom and power Wataru gains on his journey enables him to embrace the transformed reality to which he returns.

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VIZ Media
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Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 04:50
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Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 08:35
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