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Title:
DRAGON BALL
Author:
Jones, Gerard, 1957-
Personal Author:
Edition:
BOOK ON ORDER
Physical Description:
75 ill. ; 20 cm.
Summary:
Son Goku, a young boy with a monkey's tail, and Bulma, a teenaged genius, search for the legendary seven Dragon Balls, relics that have the power to summon a wish-granting dragon when gathered together.
Language:
English
Contents:
bk. 1. The adventure begins! -- bk. 2. Dragon balls in danger! -- bk. 3. Into the fire -- bk. 4. Carrots with a side of pilaf -- bk. 5. One enemy, one goal -- bk. 6. Training with the master -- bk. 7. Let the tournament begin! -- bk. 8. Fight to the finish -- bk. 9. Is this the end? -- bk. 10. Strongest under the heavens
ISBN:
9781421531229
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

L to R (Western Style) Dragon Ball introduces a young monkey-tailed boy named Goku, whose quiet life changes when he meets Bulma, a girl who is on a quest to collect seven "Dragon Balls." If she gathers them all, an incredibly powerful dragon will appear and grant her one wish. But the precious orbs are scattered all over the world, and Bulma could use the help of a certain super-strong boy... N/A Based on the much-beloved Dragon Ball manga, this series will introduce a whole new audience to the fantastic adventures of Goku and his friends.


Author Notes

Akira Toriyama is a Manga artist and video game designer and writer, born in 1955, and based in Japan. He became popular in 1980 with his work Dr. Slump. From 1984-1995, his series Dragon Ball ran in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. It became popular in the U.S. published as Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z. He designed video games which include Dragon Quest, Chrono Trigger, Tobal No. 1, and Blue Dragon. His manga works include COWA!, Kajika, Sand Land, Neko Majin, and a children's book, Toccio the Angel.

(Bowker Author Biography)