Ayako launch events with translator Mari Morimoto 12/12

December 2, 2010 at 12:55pm

On Sunday, December 12, 2010, celebrate Vertical's release of Ayako by manga master Osamu Tezuka


Ayako Launch Party at Heavenly Bamboo Restaurant


5pm - 7pm: Book launch reception with Ayako translator Mari Morimoto


Following the talk at Kinokuniya, head down the block to enjoy delectable hot hor d'oeuvres and sushi rolls while discussing anything manga or anime with Mari Morimoto.  $5 suggested cover charge, plus cash bar.  Copies of Ayako will be available at a special Holiday discount price (reduced from the cover price of $26.95), and all who attend will receive a free Vertical catalog, while supplies last.


Location: 10 East 39th Street, between 5th and Madison Avenues.


RSVP: Please RSVP to AyakoRSVP@aol.com if you are thinking of attending, so a rough head count can be established.  In addition, please indicate if you will be purchasing one or more copies of Ayako.