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Itagaki, Paru 1993-

Overview
Works: 88 works in 242 publications in 7 languages and 3,045 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fantasy comics  Animal fiction  School comics  Comics (Graphic works)  Fables  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paru Itagaki
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

10 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in English and Spanish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it's personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust? Last night at Cherryton Academy, an herbivore student was killed and eaten. Among the members of the drama club, the herbivores' suspicions naturally turn to their carnivore classmates... The prime suspect? Legosi, a large wolf. But he wouldn't hurt a fly--or would he? And will dwarf rabbit Haru bring out the beast in him? Or are his feelings for her...something else?"--Back cover
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it's personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar--an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... Dwarf rabbit Haru's odd behavior causes wolf Legoshi to flee. He then learns that the Drama Club recruits new students with inner demons. What does their club president, red deer Louis, wrestle with...? Before Legoshi can figure it out, Louis pressures him to face not only his own weaknesses but also his strengths. Legoshi's character is truly put to the test when his onstage fight choreography with Bengal tiger Bill turns all too real. Has someone broken the school rules? And could the battle between Legoshi and Bill involve...rabbits?"--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it's personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar--an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust?...I t's time for the Meteor Festival, which honors the world's dinosaur ancestors. While helping to decorate the town, gray wolf Legoshi runs into dwarf rabbit Haru and finds he is still inexorably drawn to her. Is it a crush or bloodlust? Is it her or any small animal? Relationships are complicated for carnivores--their bird classmates lay the eggs they eat, and some desperate herbivores even sell their body parts on the black market. Then, when Bengal tiger Bill is tempted to buy a piece of forbidden meat, he tries to convince Legoshi to join him...""--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

6 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar - a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... As gray wolf Legoshi continues to grapple with his feelings for dwarf rabbit Haru, he discovers another member of the Drama Club is friendly with her too. But just how friendly...? Meanwhile, someone is developing feelings for Legoshi. And Bengal tiger Bill is threatening to reveal some disturbing truths about someone's past..."--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

5 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... Dwarf rabbit Haru has been abducted by Shishi-gumi, a gang of rogue lions infamous for torturing, murdering and devouring herbivores. The mayor offers to help, but can he be trusted when he himself is a lion? Meanwhile, Legoshi tracks Haru's scent, determined to rescue her at any cost, while Haru both defies her captors and tries to accept her fate. Elsewhere, red deer Louis is faced with a terrible temptation..."--Page [4] of cover
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

5 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... As gray wolf Legoshi and dwarf rabbit Haru's relationship intensifies, gray wolf Juno's jealousy grows. Red deer Louis's mysterious absence from school has ramifications for both his friends and his enemies. And while the lion gang Shishi-gumi chooses a new leader, Cherryton Academy's headmaster attends the Council of Living Beings to choose the school's next Beastar. Plus, a flashback to Legoshi's and Jack's puppyhoods and the social engineering following the world war that led to the current fragile truce between carnivores and herbivores."--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

4 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... The Council of Living Beings is changing the criteria for Cherryton Academy's next Beastar. When gray wolf Juno tries to convince red deer Louis, the prime candidate for the honor, to return to school, their relationship takes an unexpected turn. Meanwhile, gray wolf Legoshi's relationship with dwarf rabbit Haru is shifting too. Will they grow closer or further apart? Then, Legoshi is blindsided by a huge, mysterious assailant! What new skills will he need to learn to protect himself, let alone his friends...?"--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

4 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gray wolf Legoshi begins training with giant panda Gohin in order to better protect his friend, but he faces an ethical paradox when he is told he must eat meat to grow more powerful. Meanwhile, herbivorous red deer Louis is choking down the flesh of beasts to maintain his status as the leader of a carnivorous lion gang. Yet when he runs into Legoshi carrying a bag of meat, Louis feels betrayed. Legoshi continues to train, becoming more powerful in some ways yet weaker in others--and then his grades begin to drop. Even worse, dwarf rabbit Haru is mad at him!"--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published in 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it's personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar--an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust?... After a Drama Club member is mauled during rehearsal, gray wolf Legoshi finds a clue to the identity of the murderer of his alpaca friend Tem. In the wake of the incident, when the school administration segregates classrooms and disbands interspecies clubs, the absence of red deer Louis's leadership is keenly felt. Plus, more tales of Legoshi's tragic childhood and family."--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

9 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar- a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust?"--Cover
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

5 editions published between 2018 and 2021 in English and Spanish and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At this high school, instead of jocks and nerds, the students are divided into predators and prey. At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust? Red deer Louis learns he has more in common with lion Ibuki, his biggest supporter in the Shishi-gumi gang, than he thinks. While the blood feud between gray wolf Legoshi and brown bear Riz escalates, puma Tao and anteater Kibi attempt a reconciliation. Giant panda Gohin continues his work attempting to cure carnivores of their meat addiction. And surprising secrets of Legoshi's family and past are revealed."--Provided by publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

5 editions published between 2020 and 2021 in English and French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As gray wolf Legoshi and brown bear Riz begin their final showdown, Riz confesses to another heinous crime! Back at the black market, red deer Louis has a revelation and threatens to abdicate his leadership of the Shishi-gumi lion gang. Turns out it's even harder to leave a criminal syndicate than it is to join one. Then, Legoshi receives a gruesome offer to help him prevail in his battle with Riz..."--Page [4] of cover
Beast complex by Paru Itagaki( Book )

2 editions published in 2021 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In these six stories from the creator of the Eisner-nominated, best-selling series Beastars, a menagerie of carnivores and herbivores grapple with conflicts based on their differences and--sometimes--find common ground. A tiger and a beaver who grew up together defy peer pressure to end their friendship and join forces to fight injustice. A camel journalist who passed judgment on carnivores for years spends a life-changing night with a seductive wolf. A crocodile and a gazelle must find a way to work together as chef and assistant on a cooking show with flagging ratings. A fox and a chameleon wrestle with stereotypes about each other--and themselves. And much more..."--Provided by publisher
Beastars, vol. 2 by Paru Itagaki( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beastars, vol. 4 by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As gray wolf Legoshi continues to grapple with his feelings for dwarf rabbit Haru, he discovers another member of the Drama Club is friendly with her too. But just how friendly...? Meanwhile, someone is developing feelings for Legoshi. And Bengal tiger Bill is threatening to reveal some disturbing truths about someone's past
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, it's personal relationships that maintain the fragile peace. Who among them is a Beastar--an academic and social role model destined to become a leader in a society naturally rife with mistrust?
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Council of Living Beings is changing the criteria for Cherryton Academy's next Beastar. When gray wolf Juno tries to convince red deer Louis, the prime candidate for the honor, to return to school, their relationship takes an unexpected turn. Meanwhile, gray wolf Legoshi's relationship with dwarf rabbit Haru is shifting too. Will they grow closer or further apart? Then, Legoshi is blindsided by a huge, mysterious assailant! What new skills will he need to learn to protect himself, let alone his friends...?"--$cProvided by the publisher
Beastars by Paru Itagaki( Book )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust? Dwarf rabbit Haru has been abducted by Shishi-gumi, a gang of rogue lions infamous for torturing, murdering and devouring herbivores. The mayor offers to help, but can he be trusted when he himself is a lion? Meanwhile, Legoshi tracks Haru's scent, determined to rescue her at any cost, while Haru both defies her captors and tries to accept her fate. Elsewhere, red deer Louis is faced with a terrible temptation
Beastars, vol. 8 by Paru Itagaki( Book )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At this high school, instead of jocks and nerds, the students are divided into predators and prey. At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar—a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust? Gray wolf Legoshi begins training with giant panda Gohin in order to better protect his friend, but he faces an ethical paradox when he is told he must eat meat to grow more powerful. Meanwhile, herbivorous red deer Louis is choking down the flesh of beasts to maintain his status as the leader of a carnivorous lion gang. Yet when he runs into Legoshi carrying a bag of meat, Louis feels betrayed. Legoshi continues to train, becoming more powerful in some ways yet weaker in others—and then his grades begin to drop. Even worse, dwarf rabbit Haru is mad at him!
Beastars, vol. 6 by Paru Itagaki( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At this high school, instead of jocks and nerds, the students are divided into predators and prey. At a high school where the students are literally divided into predators and prey, friendships maintain the fragile peace. Who among them will become a Beastar--a hero destined to lead in a society naturally rife with mistrust? As gray wolf Legoshi and dwarf rabbit Haru's relationship intensifies, gray wolf Juno's jealousy grows. Red deer Louis's mysterious absence from school has ramifications for both his friends and his enemies. And while the lion gang Shishi-gumi chooses a new leader, Cherryton Academy's headmaster attends the Council of Living Beings to choose the school's next Beastar. Plus, a flashback to Legoshi's and Jack's puppyhoods and the social engineering following the world war that led to the current fragile truce between carnivores and herbivores."--Provided by publisher
 
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Alternative Names
Itagaki, Paru

Paru Itagaki.

Paru Itagaki Japanese manga artist

Paru Itagaki Japans auteur van manga

Paru Itagaki mangaka giapponese

Paru Itagaki mangaka japonaise

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Paru Itagaki mangaka Jepang

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판원파류 1993-

イタガキ, パル

イタガキ, パル 1993-

板垣 巴留

板垣, 巴留 1993-

板垣巴留 1993-

板垣巴留 日本漫畫家

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