Kabukimonogatari

Kabukimonogatari (Paperback)

17.46 USD

more info

Author: Nisioisin

Publisher: Vertical, Inc.

Published: 25 Jun 2018

ISBN13: 9781945054846

How far does one go to help a lost child? In the case of returning narrator Araragi, the answer is too far, across the veil of time. Dutifully (if unknowingly) following up on Hachikuji's cheeky foreshadowing, he concerns himself with his young lady friend and her fate in this installment of the cult-hit series, heroically unable, once again, to find his own way home. Thus the tale is also, or more so, about the journey itself, the dark honeymoon of a trip he takes into the past with the dweller in his shadow, Shinobu. Even among a cast that routinely disrespects chronology with their meta-commentary, she takes the cake, or the donut, by rewinding the clock for a perverse road movie, one that by and large goes nowhere, spatially. It's Kabuki not as in the theater, but with the character for "tilt"--as in a slanted attitude toward the world, the posture of a bohemian. Or, perhaps, of a legendary vampire who once sought death, and of a high school senior who once tuned out life doing their dandy best to attend to an embarrassing wealth of aberrations in a provincial town -- Inside front cover.

FAQ

Free delivery on all orders, regardless of size, value or destination. No minimum orders for free shipping.
Book Depository is a UK-based online bookseller with a large catalog offered with free shipping to over 160 countries worldwide. In 2011 it was acquired by Amazon.
Book Depository accepts major credit cards as well as Paypal. For Paypal users - make sure your mailing address is accurate. Book Depository only mails to that Paypal verified mailing address.
Please visit Book Depository shipping section for the estimate of delivery time. Regardless how many books you order at BookRepository, they ship one book only per shipment. This simplifies their picking, packing and shipping process. You will receive the email notification when your item has been dispatched. Due to the impact of the coronavirus and the mandates in place, your order will most likely be delayed.