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Best Manga Books: The Ultimate Collection

There are countless Manga courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.

1. Tokyo Ghoul Complete Box Set: Includes vols. 1-14 with premium (2018)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionGhouls live among us, the same as normal people in every way—except for their craving for human flesh.Ken Kaneki is an ordinary college student until a violent encounter turns him into the first half-human, half-Ghoul hybrid. Trapped between two worlds, he must survive Ghoul turf wars, learn more about Ghoul society and master his new powers.  A box set that includes all fourteen volumes of the original Tokyo Ghoul series. Includes an exclusive double-sided poster….
Author(s): Sui Ishida

2. Death Note (All-in-One Edition) (2017)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionAll 12 volumes of Death Note in one monstrously large edition!This hefty omnibus combines all 2,400 pages of the megahit thriller into a single massive tome, presented in a beautiful silver slipcase. A perfect collectible conversation piece and a must-have for Death Note fans. Also contains an epilogue chapter never before seen in English! Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he's bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and now Light has vowed to…
Author(s): Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata

3. A Silent Voice Complete Series Box Set (2017)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate Collection     This emotional drama is one of the most critically-acclaimed manga of the decade, earning an Eisner nomination and accolades from teachers and the American Library Association. Years ago, Shoya Ishida led his peers in tormenting a hearing-impaired classmate, Shoko Nishimiya. When she transfers schools, Shoya finds he has gone from bully to bullied, and is left completely alone. Now Shoya struggles to redeem himself in Shoko’s eyes and to face the classmates who turned on him. An animated film adaptation from Kyoto Animation has swept the globe, arriving…
Author(s): Yoshitoki Oima

4. My Hero Academia, Vol. 1 (1) (2015)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionWhat would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called “Quirks” at age four? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless? Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn’t got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for…
Author(s): Kohei Horikoshi, Caleb D. Cook

5. Komi Can’t Communicate, Vol. 1 (1) (2019)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionThe journey to 100 friends begins with a single conversation.Socially anxious high school student Shoko Komi’s greatest dream is to make some friends, but everyone at school mistakes her crippling social anxiety for cool reserve! With the whole student body keeping their distance and Komi unable to utter a single word, friendship might be forever beyond her reach. Timid Tadano is a total wallflower, and that’s just the way he likes it. But all that changes when he finds himself alone in a classroom on the first day of high school with the legendary Komi. He quickly realizes she isn’t aloof—she’s…
Author(s): Tomohito Oda

6. Attack on Titan Season 1 Part 1 Manga Box Set (2018)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionHumanity has been devastated by the bizarre, giant humanoids known as the Titans. Little is known about where they came from or why they are bent on consuming humanity. Seemingly unintelligent, they have roamed the world killing off humankind for years. For the past century, what’s left of mankind has hidden in a giant, three-walled city. People believe their 100-meter-high walls will protect them from the Titans, which are 10 to 20 meters tall. But the sudden appearance of of an immense Titan is about to change everything….
Author(s): Hajime Isayama

7. Ouran High School Host Club Box Set (Vol. 1-18) (2012)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionThe complete best-selling series, now in a value-priced box setReads R to L (Japanese style) for teen audiences. In this screwball romantic comedy, Haruhi, a poor girl at a rich kids’ school, is forced to repay an $80,000 debt by working for the school’s swankiest, all-male club—as a boy! There she discovers just how wealthy the six members are and how different the rich are from everybody else……
Author(s): Bisco Hatori

8. The House on Mango Street (1991)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionAcclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught everywhere from inner-city grade schools to universities across the country, and translated all over the world, The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero. Told in a series of vignettes – sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous – it is the story of a young Latina girl growing up in Chicago, inventing for herself who and what she will become. Few other books in our time have touched so many readers….
Author(s): Sandra Cisneros

9. My Hero Academia Series(Vol 1-15) Collection 15 Books Set By Kohei Horikoshi (2018)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionPaperback Publisher: Viz Media (2018) ISBN-10: 9526535065 ISBN-13: 978-9526535067 Package Dimensions: 10.1 x 8.3 x 6.7 inches Shipping Weight: 6.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars 18 customer reviews Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #10,499 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Kohei Horikoshi

10. Claymore Complete Box Set: Volumes 1-27 with Premium (2015)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionThe complete best-selling dark fantasy series, now available in a value-priced box set! Includes volumes 1–27, plus an exclusive booklet of black-and-white cover art previously unreleased in the English editions. In a world where monsters called Yoma prey on humans and live among them in disguise, humanity’s only hope is a new breed of warrior known as Claymores. Half human, half monster, these silver-eyed slayers possess supernatural strength but are condemned to fight their savage impulses or lose their humanity completely….
Author(s): Norihiro Yagi

11. Black Clover, Vol. 1 (1) (2016)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionAsta is a young boy who dreams of becoming the greatest mage in the kingdom. Only one problem-he can't use any magic! Luckily for Asta, he receives the incredibly rare five-leaf clover grimoire that gives him the power of anti-magic. Can someone who can't use magic really become the Wizard King? One thing's for sure-Asta will never give up! Young Asta was born with no magic ability in a world where magic is everything. In order to prove his strength and keep a promise with his friend, Asta dreams of becoming the greatest mage in the land, the Wizard King!  …
Author(s): Yuki Tabata

12. Death Note Box Set (Vol.s 1-13): Volumes 1 – 13 (2008)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionThe entire manga story arc is now available in a box set for the first time! This custom box set includes all 12 books from the series, the information and exclusive premium gifts! The high gloss printed box set also comes with a recessed handle and velcro closure. The box set is 10% off the total retail price of 13 volumes of ! This is a perfect gift for either yourself or anyone not yet exposed to the amazing intrigue of this Obha / Obata masterpiece.   Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects – and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the , a notebook dropped by a rogue…
Author(s): Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata

13. orange: The Complete Collection 1 (2016)

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate CollectionOn the day that Naho begins 11th grade, she recieves a letter from herself ten years in the future. At first, she writes it off as a prank, but as the letter’s predictions come true one by one Naho realizes that the letter might be the real deal. Her future self tells Naho that a new transfer student, a boy named Kakeru, will soon join her class. The letter begs Naho to watch over him, saying that only Naho can save Kakeru from a terrible future. Who is this mystery boy, and can Naho save him from his destiny? The heart-wrenching sci-fi romance that has over million…
Author(s): Ichigo Takano

Best Manga Books: The Ultimate Collection

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some manga books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Reimagining the Future Public Service Workforce

Author(s): Helen Dickinson, Catherine Needham, Catherine Mangan, Helen Sullivan
Publisher: Springer Singapore, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2313692

The Knowledge Economy

Author(s): Roberto Mangabeira Unger
Publisher: Verso, Year: 2019, Size: 568 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2343325

Women’s Manga in Asia and Beyond: Uniting Different Cultures and Identities

Author(s): Fusami Ogi, Rebecca Suter, Kazumi Nagaike, John A. Lent
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 18 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2355257

The New Neurotology: A Comprehensive Clinical Guide

Author(s): Pedro Luiz Mangabeira Albernaz, Francisco Zuma e Maia, Sergio Carmona, Renato Valério Rodrigues Cal, Guillermo Zalazar
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 10 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2407081

Cross-Linguistic Influence: From Empirical Evidence to Classroom Practice

Author(s): M. Juncal Gutierrez-Mangado, María Martínez-Adrián, Francisco Gallardo-del-Puerto
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2408768

Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems: 8th International Conference, Living Machines 2019, Nara, Japan, July 9–12, 2019, Proceedings

Author(s): Uriel Martinez-Hernandez, Vasiliki Vouloutsi, Anna Mura, Michael Mangan, Minoru Asada, Tony J. Prescott, Paul F.M.J. Verschure
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 61 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2408954

Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia: Rejection, Resentment, Revanchism

Author(s): J.A. Mangan, Peter Horton, Tianwei Ren, Gwang Ok (eds.)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2018, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2154950

Semiotics of Animals in Culture: Zoosemiotics 2.0

Author(s): Gianfranco Marrone, Dario Mangano, (eds.)
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2204149

Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading

Author(s): Lucy Mangan
Publisher: Square Peg, Year: 2018, Size: 2 Mb, Download: mobi
ID: 2204731

Low-Level Radiation and Immune System Damage: An Atomic Era Legacy

Author(s): Mangano, Joseph J
Publisher: CRC PRESS, Year: 2018, Size: 7 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2205492

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are really chart-busters according to Washington Post, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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