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Pokémon black and white.  Vol. 1  Cover Image Book Book

Pokémon black and white. Vol. 1 / story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Satoshi Yamamoto ; [English adaptation, Annette Roman ; translation, Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; touch-up & lettering, Susan Daigle-Leach].

Kusaka, Hidenori, (author.). Yamamoto, Satoshi (Illustrator), (artist.). Roman, Annette, (adapter.). Miyaki, Tetsuichiro, (translator.). Daigle-Leach, Susan, 1960- (artist.). Kusaka, Hidenori. Poketto monsutā supesharu. English. (Added Author).


Meet Pokemon Trainer Black! His entire life, Black has dreamed of winning the Pokémon League... Now Black embarks on a journey to explore the Unova region and fill a Pokédex for Professor Juniper. Time for Black's first Pokémon Trainer battle ever!

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781421540900
  • ISBN: 1421540908
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations ; 18 cm
  • Edition: VIZ Kids edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : VIZ Media, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
In keeping with the original Japanese format, this book reads right-to-left, and back-to-front.
Original Japanese ed. published as Pocket monster special by Shogakukan Inc., Tokyo.
Formatted Contents Note:
Fussing and fighting -- Choices -- A nickname for Tepig -- Black's first trainer battle.
Target Audience Note:
Rated A for all ages.
GN380L Lexile
Decoding demand: 84 (very high) Semantic demand: 99 (very high) Syntactic demand: 53 (medium) Structure demand: 85 (very high) Lexile
Language Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Pokémon (Fictitious characters) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Fantasy comics.
Graphic novels.

Available copies

  • 7 of 11 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Marion County. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Marion County Library.


  • 0 current holds with 11 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Marion County Library JGN F POK (Text) PPL53504 Juvenile Graphic Checked out 07/29/2024
Marion County Library JGN F POK (Text) PPL53559 Juvenile Graphic Available -

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