Death Note, Vol. 1 by Tsugumi Ohba

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Created by the same dynamic duo whose latest series is Bakuman, Death Note is a chilling look at infinite power. The ultimate question is never far: what would YOU do?
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In Stock. Minor wear to covers.
 

About Tsugumi Ohba

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Artist, Takeshi Obata made his debut in 1989 with Cyborg Ji-Chan G. The runner-up recipient of the 30th Annual Tezuka Award, Obata's major works include Chikarabito Densetsu and Mashin Boukentan Lamp-Lamp.
 
Published January 1, 2012 by Viz Media.
Genres: . Fiction
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Critic reviews for Death Note, Vol. 1
All: 5 | Positive: 4 | Negative: 1

Teen Reads

Above average
Reviewed by Robin Brenner on Oct 10 2008

Not for the faint of heart, but remarkably free of gore, DEATH NOTE is entirely about the horror in an idea. If you had the power to kill at will, would you?

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BookDragon

Above average
Reviewed by Terry Hong on Dec 21 2010

Created by the same dynamic duo whose latest series is Bakuman, Death Note is a chilling look at infinite power. The ultimate question is never far: what would YOU do?

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Reviewed by Kevin on Jul 26 2008

The writing and artwork of Death Note volume 1 are composed into an enthralling story that I simply can’t praise enough. It will have you thinking, cringing, gasping, and maybe even cheering.

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Graphic Novel Reporter

Above average

Death Note is a dark and brutal series, but it’s also a rewarding read on the more frightening side of human existence. It’s one of the most famous and popular manga series out there, and with good reason.

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Helium

Above average
on Jul 25 2009

In this twisted and complicated plot, we follow Light as he tries to complete his self proclaimed destiny. As the plot thickens, you are not really sure which side you are on, Kira's or L's.

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