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Elemental Gelade Volume 3 by Mayumi Azuma (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - Book Description: The long-awaited manga series based on the hugely popular anime franchise continues.... Coud, Ren and their mates from Arc Aile finally make it to the Leaning Bazaar, where they encounter a bizarre assortment of characters, including a mysterious little girl who won't leave them alone. With recent Edel Raid thefts, Coud clings tightly to Ren--but will his grip be strong enough when they confront the dastardly and deadly Edel Raid hunter Wolx Hound?! (Source: Adult)

Innocent Bird Volume 1: (Yaoi) by Hirotaka Kisaragi (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back cover: Part of the angelic bureaucracy, Karasu is sent to earth to retrieve a demon living among humans. However, he's surprised to discover that the demon Shirasagi wants to throw away his heritage and his powers, and live as a human--and a holy man at that. As he works out of a bar in the city, Shirasagi teaches children and is generally an all-around wonderful person. But Heaven and Hell both want him back and it's going to be quite a battle... (Parental Advisory: expllicit content) (Source: Adult)

Last Fantasy Volume 4 by Writer Gang (Hon Kwon) (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: Tian finds Perina's dead body in the alleyway--and begins to spiral down an endless tunnel of remorse. With the discovery of Nagi's earring in Perina's hand. Tian's anger sets its sights on an easy target in the rogue master. Thus begins Tian's search for Nagi, as he resolves that he will rest no more until he kills Nagi with his very own hands. (Source: Adult)

Metamo Kiss Volume 1 by Sora Omote (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: Kohamaru comes from a peculiar family -- each member can switch bodies with his or her soul mate. His parents can switch bodies, and his aunt, oddly enough can switch with her cat. Now it's Kohamaru's turn...

When Kohamaru literally runs into Nanao, the girl of his dreams, they switch bodies. True love, right? Well, unfortunately, she's in love with someone else. And as if that weren't bad enough, the "someone else" turns out to be Kohamaru's twin brother Konatsu...who can reverse their transformation with his own kiss. (Source: Adult)

Mobile Suit Gundam SEED X ASTRAY Volume 2 by Hajime Yatate (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: With the Dreadnought activated, Lowe's crew battles Canard and forces him to retreat. But Canard soon returns with Hyperion to do battle. Despite frail health, Prayer attempts to deploy the Dreadnought; only he can use its special systems properly. But Prayer must realize that a weapon of war can also be used to save lives... (Source: Adult)

My-HiME 2 by Kimura Noboru (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: During the course of a battle with Nao, Mia uncovers the truth behind the attack on Yuuichi's "little sister" Shiho. Meanwhile, Yuuichi learns more about his own as yet untapped power. Later, Mikoto is attacked by a stranger, and even though she prevails, there are unexpected circumstances. A HiMe battle is announced, and to insure Mai's participation, poor Mikoto is the bait. The consequence of losing this grudge match? Nothing less than being forced to leave the Academy. (Source: Adult)

Tsukuyomi 6: Moon Phase by Arima Keitaro (Adult 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: Kouhei's photographing spirit brings Hazuki into the limelight...but the attention isn't all good. When world renowned photographer Beat Graham takes an interest in Hazuki, Kouhei realizes he's going to need to get a lot stronger if her plans on protecting her. And it looks like a far-off relative in the mountains may be his only solution. (Source: Adult)

King of Hell 15 by In-Soo Ra (TokyoPop 07 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: As Majeh charges into a grueling battle against Jin Song and a vicious demonic wolf, Cerberus vows death before allowing Moon Ju to escape. Chung Poong, Dohwa, and Young are needed in this hellish battle. Will they be able to put an end to Moon Ju's wrath? It seems like the King of Hell has the answer--and he isn't afraid to give it to them... (Source: TokyoPop)

Mobile Suit Gundam Ecole du Ciel 5 by Haruhiko Mikimoto (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: Shinn's death marks the destruction of the last of the Salamis, and Marie and her band of pirates return to their lair to celebrate their victory. But a shattered Asuna wants nothing more than revenge for the death of Shinn. When Marie offers her a place with the pirates, will Asuna accept--knowing the truth behind Shinn's death?

Alliances are put to the test and Asuna better learn to muddle through the harsh realities of warfare if she is to survive in this next heart-stopping volume of Ecole du Ciel. (Source: TokyoPop)

Rave Master 23 by Hiro Mashima (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - Book Description: Haru and the gang take a break from fighting to participate in a dance competition...but it isn't before long before they find themselves back in action as they try to stop an assassin from permanently closing the curtain on one of the contestants! Later, they face their creepiest, most disturbing foe yet...enter the Koala! (Source: TokyoPop)

Recast 2 by Seung-Hui Kye (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From inside front cover: Recast is the magical adventure story of a boy, JD, who wants to be the Master of Magicians in a world full of magical particles, BOXES. JD is chased by assassins and monsters because of his latent abilities, which had been secret. God sends enemies against JD and just watches. Will JD become the Master of Magicians? (Source: TokyoPop)

Redrum 327 Volume 3 (Redrum Threetwentyseven) by Ya-Seong Ko (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back of book: The secrets of the crew finally come to light, even as the body count rises. We learn the dark history of Ha and Jueun while Taein realizes that Hyeri sent a dying message to the crew. And Gihu explains the horrifying incident that happened years ago...and now has come back to haunt the all. (Source: TokyoPop)

Threads of Time Volume 9 (Threads of Time) by Mi Young Noh (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back cover: Having been promoted in the field of battle, Moon-Bin now realizes he can't fight against his own countrymen and deserts the Mongol army, only to be caught by Sali Tayi. But the fluid of time begins pulling him again toward his own era before he is able to avenge his 13th century family, begging questions of where in time his heart truly belongs...especially as his affection for Atan Hadas only continues to grow amid the bloodshed and tears. (Source: TokyoPop)

Trinity Blood 2 by Kiyo Kyujyo (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - From back cover: All roads lead to Rome and the Vatican, as Abel, Tres, and Esther set off to meet up with the rest of AX after the death of Gyula and the destruction of Esther's home church in Istavan. Esther's on a new mission, seeking to find herself and the source of her suffering, and new orders from the Vatican may lead to the answers. But the journey is filled with many twisted turns, including a formidable vampire, a bloodsucking tree, and a dangerously beautiful mermaid.

In these original, never-before-told stories--which you will not find in the Trinity Blood novels or anime--all's fair in blood and war. (Source: TokyoPop)

Warcraft: The Sunwell Trilogy: Ghostlands 3 by Richard A. Knaak, Kim Jae-Hwan (TokyoPop 13 March 2007 / $9.99) - Book Description: On the war-ravaged world of Azeroth, a young blue dragon's quest for a mysterious power has led him and his companions to the remote mountains of northern Lordaeron. In that frozen, treacherous wasteland, they find themselves caught in a battle of life, death--and undeath! Jae-Hwan Kim, artist of the best-selling King of Hell series, and Richard A. Knaak, the New York Times best-selling author, whisk you back to the world of Warcraft with the bone-chillingly sinister Shadows of Ice! "A well-told, exciting story. Kim's beautiful art has an amazing depth and fluidity that sets it apart." -Tina Coleman, American Library Association (Source: TokyoPop)

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