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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 17: Natsume's Book of Friends , Volume 17

Natsume's Book of Friends , Volume 17

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 17

Can yokai and humans ever really be friends? Natsume meets a yokai who is trying to let go of his feelings for a human for both their sakes. But Natsume isn’t sure that kind of sacrifice is necessary. Can he help, or will his meddling only make their parting harder to bear?
185 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 1

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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 1: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 1

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 1

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 1

Takashi Natsume can see the spirits and demons that hide from the rest of humanity. He has always been set apart from other people because of his gift, drifting from relative to relative, never fitting in. Now he's a troubled high school student who has come to live in the small town where his grandmother grew up. And there he discovers that he has inherited more than just the Sight from the mysterious Reiko.
201 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 2: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 2

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 2

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 2

Much to his surprise, Takashi is settling into his new home. He's even making friends at school. So when some of the other kids invite him to a test of courage at the old abandoned high school, he joins in despite his reservations. But the rumors about the old school being haunted are absolutely true, and the spirit that lives there has a special hatred for humans!
193 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 3: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 3

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 3

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 3

Takashi is busy returning the names his grandmother trapped in her book and helping the local yokai with their problems. But he has to put his good deeds on hold when a black Nyanko Sensei look-alike snatches the Book of Friends! Takashi and the real Nyanko trail the bad cat to a secret yokai meeting. Will they be in time to stop the impostor's wicked plans?!
193 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 4: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 4

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 4

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 4

Takashi's quiet afternoon in the forest is disrupted when an angry spirit tries to possess him. He manages to dodge the spiritual attack, but he can't as easily avoid the yokai's pleas for help. Now he's tracking down an escaped evil spirit that threatens the life of the forest. But he's still learning that yokai never tell the whole truth, and the secrets spirits keep spell trouble for him!
194 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 5: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 5

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 5

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 5

Takashi thinks he's found a balance between yokai and friends when he goes with a group of classmates to a country inn for a marathon cram session before school starts again. But even the prosaic threat of homework can't keep the "other world" at bay, especially when the innkeeper has been dabbling in mermaid blood!
194 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 6: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 6

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 6

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 6

Takashi rescues a young boy named Kai from an abandoned house, where he had been locked in a box. But this isn't just a case of bullying gone too far. Kai has been complaining about being chased by ghosts. Does he see yokai too, or is there something darker going on?
193 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 7: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 7

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 7

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 7

Someone is attacking yokai and stealing their blood, and Takashi is dismayed to discover that the assailant is human! The more he investigates the attacks, the more danger he finds himself in as he digs deeper into the occult world of the exorcists. Someone is planning something horrible, and even the help of Natori—actor and exorcist extraordinaire—might not be enough to save the yokai…or Takashi!
193 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 8: Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 8

Natsume's Book of Friends, Volume 8

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 8

Nyanko Sensei is recovering after being wounded in the last yokai incident, so Takashi is on his own when he accidentally releases a yokai right before the school festival. With new friends and his ever-strengthening relationship with the Fujiwaras, Takashi has more reasons than ever to keep the supernatural at bay. But does he stand a chance without Nyanko Sensei's power to back him up?
191 Pages
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Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 9: Natsume's Book of Friends , Volume 9

Natsume's Book of Friends , Volume 9

Natsume's Book of Friends Vol. 9

Natsume learns that no good deed goes unpunished when an irate yokai accuses him of stealing her ring when she came to the Fujiwara house to get her name returned. Natsume thinks he knows where the ring has disappeared to, but can he find it in time, or will the place he’s come to think of as home be destroyed by the vengeful yokai?!
191 Pages
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THE STORY

Takashi Natsume can see the spirits and demons that hide from the rest of humanity. He has always been set apart from other people because of his gift, drifting from relative to relative, never fitting in. Now he's a troubled high school student who has come to live in the small town where his grandmother grew up. And there he discovers that he has inherited more than just the Sight from the mysterious Reiko.

By: Yuki Midorikawa

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