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Arakawa Hiromu Draws the Cover Art of The Demon's Lexicon

by dtshyk
Apr 29, 2009 9:02 AM | 18 Comments
Arakawa Hiromu (the manga author of "Fullmetal Alchemist") drew the cover art of Sarah Rees Brennan's fantasy novel "The Demon's Lexicon I". (the official website of the novel)

The cover drawn by Arakawa

The cover art is for the Japanese-release only.

Source: Natalie

Katsura Masakazu (the manga author of "Video Girl Ai") drew the cover art of Jules Verne's classic novel "Deux ans de vacances (Two Years' Vacation)".

The cover art by Katsura

Source: Mainichi
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I really love Arakawa's work! *.* The Cover Art is really awsome! :D

Dec 27, 2009 12:59 AM by Sillya

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Dec 25, 2009 4:53 AM by frnaklin11

see, every novel gets interesting when manga characters are on the cover. I want to read that first one *_* Roy ><

Dec 24, 2009 12:53 PM by Keiko-chan

Very pretty. ^^

Jun 19, 2009 7:32 PM by MateusFogaca

XD looks like Roy

Apr 30, 2009 5:05 AM by FiiFO

Grid3R said:
DaBigD said:
Edgey said:
Hey look, it's Mustang
True that.

it was first thing that came into my mind :)

My thoughts when i saw Roy.
Although the other caracters have a more creative design

Apr 29, 2009 4:51 PM by Biofoxx


Apr 29, 2009 4:19 PM by Maora

Edgey said:
Hey look, it's Mustang

Haha, yeah. You can definitely tell it was done by the same author as FMA. The are style is very similar.

Apr 29, 2009 3:24 PM by VK11

Hah, I thought that was Mustang at first.

Apr 29, 2009 3:18 PM by fdssdfdsfsf

I've never heard of this series, but it's nice seeing Akarawa-sensei drawing for things other than FMA. Thought it's a bit crazy how easy it is to recognize her artwork.

Apr 29, 2009 1:38 PM by adamantine

DaBigD said:
Edgey said:
Hey look, it's Mustang
True that.

it was first thing that came into my mind :)

Apr 29, 2009 12:35 PM by zero_suls

HEY, that's cool looking.

Apr 29, 2009 12:22 PM by ummyeah

I knew about this 2 months ago but it was on another forum on Live Journal in another language.

The cover is awesome.

Apr 29, 2009 11:39 AM by BlackAssassin

Shame its Japan only...

Apr 29, 2009 10:34 AM by MotokoAramaki

Edgey said:
Hey look, it's Mustang
True that.

Apr 29, 2009 9:41 AM by DaBigD

Hey look, it's Mustang

Apr 29, 2009 9:28 AM by Edgey

Replaced with the full cover. Thanks.

Apr 29, 2009 9:28 AM by dtshyk

Thats only half of the cover.

Arakawa's art is on both back and front of the book, creating one big picture.

The website of book author has the full cover.

Apr 29, 2009 9:24 AM by Fai

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