Ichiro / written & illustrated by Ryan Inzana.
Author: Inzana, Ryan.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2012.
ISBN: 9780547252698 (hbk.)
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Subject: Japanese Americans Comic books, strips, etc.
Monsters Comic books, strips, etc.
Grandfathers Comic books, strips, etc.
Mythology, Japanese Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. United States.
Graphic novels United States.
Japanese Americans Fictions.
Mythology, Japanese Fiction.
Japan Comic books, strips, etc.
Fantasy comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Summary: Set in the mythological world of the Japanese gods finds shape-shifting tanuki Ichiro, the son of a fallen American soldier, relocating with his mother to her ancestral Japan, where after visiting sacred temples with his grandfather, he experiences a supernatural encounter that teaches him about the natures of humans, gods and war.