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Smith, Toren

Overview
Works: 471 works in 1,122 publications in 2 languages and 10,957 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Comics (Graphic works)  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comics  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Toren Smith
Ghost in the shell = Kōkaku kidōtai by Masamune Shirow( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world caught in the grip of information overload, Major Kusanagi is an elite officer and heavily modified cybernetic agent. She is on the trail of a computer-criminal who turns people into human marionettes, controlled by computer. She discovers that his true identity lies at the center of a vast and lethal political conspiracy
The ghost in the shell by Masamune Shirow( Book )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"March 6, 2035. Motoko Aramaki is a hyper-advanced cyborg, a counter-terrorist net security expert, heading the investigative department of the giant multi-national, Poseidon Industrial. Partly transcending the physical world and existing in a virtual world of networks, Motoko is a fusion of multiple entities and identities, deploying remotely controlled prosthetic humanoid surrogates around the globe to solve a series of bizarre incidents. Meanwhile, Tamaki Tamai, a psychic investigator from the Channeling Agency, has been commissioned to investigate strange changes in the temporal universe, brought about by two forces, one represented by the teachings of a professor named Rahampol, and the other by the complex, evolving Motoko entity. What unfolds will all be in a day's work--a day that will change everything, forever"--Page 4 of cover
Wrong number by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College student Keiichi Morisato accidentally dials the Goddess Technical Helpline and is delivered the living, breathing, literal goddess Belldandy--and one wish. When he jokingly asks for Belldandy to stay with him forever, he gets his wish--and one headache after another as the Spiritual Plane and the Material World clash
Oh my goddess! : Childhood's end by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the latest volume of one of America's most popular Japanese comics! Several favorite characters face new challenges in this brand-new collection. Skuld, the youngest of the three goddesses living with college student Keiichi, may be a whiz at inventions, but her immaturity usually gets the better of her. Can she learn the simple joy of riding a bicycle -- and deal with her first crush on a boy? Campus queen Sayoko doesn't believe in goddesses -- but when she's possessed by a demon, Belldandy and Urd have to convince her they have powers...without blowing their secret! Also, readers are introduced to the tough-but-sexy Chihiro Fujimi, former head of the school motor club! She's back in town, and nothing will be the same!
Nausicaä of the Valley of Wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic fantasy about the princess of a small kingdom who becomes involved in a war, while environmental disaster threatens the survival of humankind. On her journey, she struggles to bring about a peaceful coexistence among the people of her world, as well as between humanity and nature
Blade of the immortal : Blood of a thousand by Hiroaki Samura( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manji, a ronin warrior of feudal Japan, has been cursed with immortality and to rid his eternal suffering and lift the curse, he must slay one thousand enemies, and his quest begins with a young girl who seeks revenge on her parents' killers
Oh my goddess! : hand in hand by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happens when a Goddess First Class gets a little tipsy when partying with pals? Well, lacking a mean bone in her body, the pickled Belldandy uses her powers to give everyone what they want--and every time she gives happiness to someone, there's an unexpected consequence: boyfriend Keiichi is visited by an equal or greater unhappiness
Mystery child by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious--and disturbing--little boy's sudden arrival ruins Keiichi's chance to finally spend time with the beautiful goddess Belldandy
Blade of the immortal by Hiroaki Samura( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rin and the immortal samurai Manji must decide whether or not to ally with the Mugai-ryu assassins against Anotsu
Oh my goddess! : Mara strikes back by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While phoning a friend, Keiichi dialed a fateful wrong number
Oh my goddess! : leader of the pack by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For college student Keiichi, the struggles of daily life play out quite differently with an actual goddess as a roommate
Oh my goddess! by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can there be too much of a good thing? For Keiichi Morisato, who lives with three sister goddesses -- literal goddesses -- the good-thing limits are tested on a daily basis. When Keiichi accidentally contacts Peorth, an old friend and rival goddess of his girlfriend Belldandy, Peorth shows up with the assignment to make Keiichi happy ... whether he likes it or not! Peorth decides that what Keiichi needs is ... well, intimacy (if you get the drift), and so she creates a love potion to draw Keiichi into her arms. But Peorth gets the potion wrong, and instead, any woman Keiichi looks in the eye -- girls, goddesses, and even his kid sister! -- falls in love with him! When it rains, it pours
Oh my goddess! by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this techno-fied age, it seems you can't do your job unless you're plugged in, and the Earth-bound goddesses Skuld, Urd, and Belldandy are no exception! The goddesses' computerized support system was meant to streamline things at God central, but when it goes on the fritz, the result is nothing but trouble! Can poor mortal Keiichi save the trio before it's too late?
Oh my goddess! : the devil in Miss Urd by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the goddesses Belldandy, Skuld, and Urd win a free trip to a hot springs resort, it turns out they're not the only deities off on vacation. Demon First Class Mara is checked into the same rustic retreat!
Blade of the immortal by Hiroaki Samura( Book )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal samurai, Manji, and his charge, Rin, have lost their best chance to avenge the death of Rin's parents at the hands of Anotsu Kagehisa's renegade sword school, the deadly Ittō-ryū. Manji and Rin's alliance with the mysterious Mugai-ryū assassins has failed, and now to pursue her parents' killer, Rin must pass through the Shogun's checkpoints without Manji, one of the most wanted men in Japan. When Manji discovers Rin has gone, he faces the impossible choice of storming the checkpoint or leaving Rin to face the Ittō-ryū alone. And when Rin is falsely named as a murder suspsect, the stakes are raised as she faces even greater odds to fulfill her blood oath! -- from back cover
Oh my goddess! : terrible master Urd by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An errant phone call started college student Keiichi Morisato's problems and delivered him his own live-in trio of mystical goddesses
Blade of the immortal by Hiroaki Samura( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal samurai Manji is recovering from his wounds as Rin hunts for her family's murderer
What's Michael? by Makoto Kobayashi( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyday cat and human interactions mingle with fantasy stories featuring the fat cat Michael and other felines
Ninja master by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mara summons up Ninja Master Kodama
Oh my goddess! : Miss Keiichi by Kōsuke Fujishima( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his goddess girlfriend's two sisters are called back to Goddess Central for training, earthling Keiichi begins looking forward to some long awaited quality time alone with his love Belldandy
 
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Wrong number
Alternative Names
Toren Smith Canadian manga translator

トーレン・スミス

Languages
English (145)

Japanese (1)

Covers
The ghost in the shellWrong numberOh my goddess! : Childhood's endNausicaä of the Valley of WindBlade of the immortal : Blood of a thousandOh my goddess! : hand in handMystery childBlade of the immortal