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Guardian: Zhen Hun (Novel) Vol. 1 By Priest, Marmaladica (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Priest, Marmaladica (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781638589365
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Published: Seven Seas - August 29th, 2023

Supernatural mysteries and beings have been spotted around town.  Zhao Yunlan becomes the new Chief of the Special Investigations Department that is set on solving these odd and strange cases.  On his current one, solving a death at the nearby university he finds himself interacting with the calm and collected Professor Shen Wei.

 

Together they work on figuring out the mystery while also exploring the underlying development between them.  Something is familiar to Zhao Yunlan about Shen Wei, and with each case, the closer he is to figuring out this enigmatic man.  Priest does an amazing job at keeping the plot moving while sprinkling little tidbits of information of the relationship between these two men.


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Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation: Mo Dao Zu Shi (The Comic / Manhua) Vol. 1 By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, Luo Di Cheng Qiu (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781638585237
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Published: Seven Seas - March 7th, 2023

This is the manhua adaptation of the New York Times bestselling novel.  Bringing to life the story of Wei Wuxian and Lan Wangji in a comic format, artist Luo Di Cheng Qiu does an amazing job at portraying the emotions and suspense the original novel from MXTX contains.  


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The Husky and His White Cat Shizun: Erha He Ta De Bai Mao Shizun (Novel) Vol. 1 By Rou Bao Bu Chi Rou, St (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rou Bao Bu Chi Rou, St (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781638589297
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Published: Seven Seas - November 15th, 2022

Affectionately known by fans as Erha, this story starts you on an emotional roller coaster of a journey that will span 10-12 books after the translation is finished. After he dies as Taxian-Jun, a feared and cruel tyrant of an Emperor in the cultivation world, he is “reborn” as his younger self. The reader gets invested with Mo Ran’s second chance at life to correct the wrongs that happened with his first time around. The only obstacle in his way is his teacher Chu Wanning. 


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Heaven Official's Blessing: Tian Guan Ci Fu (Novel) Vol. 1 By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, ZeldaCW (Illustrator), tai3_3 (Cover design or artwork by) Cover Image
By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, ZeldaCW (Illustrator), tai3_3 (Cover design or artwork by)
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ISBN: 9781648279171
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Published: Seven Seas - December 14th, 2021

Mo Xiang Tong Xiu masterfully crafts and builds this world of Gods, Ghost Kings, and Vengeful Spirits.  She keeps you guessing and turning the page to see what new obstacle awaits the Scrap Collecting God.  Xie Lian is a beloved Crowned Prince of Xianle, who became a Martial God who ascended three times.  Having fallen twice, he goes back down to the mortal realm to solve cases involving vengeful spirits taking the lives of innocent humans. While on his way home after a day of scrap collecting, Xie Lian stumbles across a mysterious young master, San Lang who joins him on his endeavors.  …although there seems to be more too him then meets the eye. Embark on this amazing series with Xie Lian and San Lang as it is officially released in English for the first time!  It is an amazing story with a setting in Ancient China, world of cultivation, an emotional roller coaster (later volumes will need a box of tissue nearby), and an 800 yearlong love story that is captivating beyond words. Don’t miss the donghua (animation) adaptation, season one can be found on Netflix!


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Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation: Mo Dao Zu Shi (Novel) Vol. 1 By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, Marina Privalova (Illustrator), Jin Fang (Cover design or artwork by), Moo (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, Marina Privalova (Illustrator), Jin Fang (Cover design or artwork by), Moo (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9781648279195
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Published: Seven Seas - December 14th, 2021

With the Cultivation World against him no matter what he does, it seems all is a loss for Wei Wuxian, the Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation (aka The Yiling Patriarch).  Having died because in his past life, his soul is given a new chance and brought back through a sacrificial rite.  Now, given another chance and new lease on life, he teams up with the renowned Lan Wangji and they set out unraveling a mystery of a demonically possessed arm.  Begin this journey alongside these two as they learn about what really happened in the past to Wei Wuxian and why he was targeted.  They learn more about themselves along the way as well, including emotions unspoken.  This is another story from the world popular MXTX, which also got adapted into the popular series The Untamed which can be found on Netflix, as well as a donghua (Animation) on Youtube!


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The Scum Villain's Self-Saving System: Ren Zha Fanpai Zijiu Xitong (Novel) Vol. 1 By Mo Xiang Tong Xiu, Xiao Tong Kong (Velinxi) (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781648279218
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Published: Seven Seas - December 14th, 2021

How does one survive becoming the Scum Villain in a popular web-novel?  Shen Yuan enters “Proud Immortal Demon Way” and has to figure that out!  Along with a system constantly reminding him not to go OOC, Out of Character, he navigates the world in trying to earn favor from the very protagonist, Luo Binghe, that killed his character in the original novel!  Delve deep into the world of Cultivators and Demons for this amazing part 1 of the first novel from MXTX (Mo Xiang Tong Xiu), that itself started out as a web publication in China!  If you like Isekai style manga/light novels/anime then this is right up that alley!  There is even a donghua (Animation) adaptation that can be found on Youtube!


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A Man and His Cat 01 By Umi Sakurai Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781646090266
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Published: Square Enix Manga - February 11th, 2020

An adorable slice of life that is about Mr. Kanda, a former stage pianist, who decides to one day adopt a cat out of the blue. The cat Fukumaru has been waiting for someone for almost a year until Mr. Kanda picked him. Mr. Kanda adores this unique ball of fur and this series is about their life living together and the bumps in the road It is a sweet and endearing tale of love for a pet and healing along the way.