ICO: Castle of the Mist

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When a boy named Ico grows long curved horns overnight, his fate has been sealed—he is to be sacrificed in the Castle in the Mist. But in the castle, Ico meets a young girl named Yorda imprisoned in its halls. Alone they will die, but together Ico and Yorda might just be able to defy their destinies and escape the magic of the castle.

Based on the video game filmmaker Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth) called a “masterpiece,” Japan's leading fantasist Miyuki Miyabe has crafted a tale of magic, loss, and love that will never be forgotten.

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About the author

Miyuki Miyabe's first novel was published in 1987, and since that time she has become one of Japan's most popular and best-selling authors. Miyabe's 2007 novel Brave Story won The Batchelder Award for best children's book in translation from the American Library Association. ICO: Castle of the Mist is her seventh novel to be translated into English.

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Publisher
VIZ Media LLC
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Published on
Aug 16, 2011
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Pages
376
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ISBN
9781421542867
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Fantasy / Epic
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Available on Android devices
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Eligible for Family Library

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