Disappearance Diary

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Disappearance Diary
Disappearance Diary by Hideo Azuma.png
Cover of English language adaptation.
失踪日記
(Shissō Nikki)
Genre Slice of life story
Manga
Written by Hideo Azuma
Published by East Press
English publisher United States Fanfare, Ponent Mon
Published March 2005
Volumes 1
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Disappearance Diary (失踪日記 Shissō Nikki?) is a manga by Hideo Azuma and published by East Press in Japan in March 2005. The manga is a somewhat-fictionalized autobiography of part of the author's life and of his alcohol dependency problems. It has received multiple awards inside and outside of Japan. In addition to being published in Japan, this book has been licensed and published in English, French, Spanish, German and Polish.

Reception[edit]

About.com's Deb Aoki lists Disappearance Diary as the best new one-shot manga of 2008 along with Solanin.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "9th Japanese Media Arts Festival Winners". Anime News Network. 2005-12-22. Retrieved 2008-11-22. 
  2. ^ "Tezuka Cultural Award Winners". Anime News Network. 2006-05-11. Retrieved 2008-11-22. 
  3. ^ "OFFICIAL SELECTION 2008". Angoulême International Comics Festival. Retrieved 2008-11-22. 
  4. ^ "Ignatz Awards". Small Press Expo. Retrieved 2009-09-30. 
  5. ^ Aoki, Deb. "2008 Best New Manga". About.com. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 

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