Paprika original novel to be released in UK in 2009
Date: 2009 February 4th Wednesday [10:57] | Posted By: Eeeper
Original novel Satoshi Kon based anime film Paprika upon will be released in the UK
UK publisher Alma Books has released details of their upcoming English translation of Yasutaka Tsutsui's novel Paprika, which was made into an animated feature by famed director Satoshi Kon in 2006. Alma has released 7 chapters in PDF form for customers to read on their website. The book will be released in April 2009.
The novel has been adapted into an aforementioned film as well as two separate manga titles, one by Eri Sakai and an another by Reiji Hagiwara. Both have been printed in Kodansha magazines. Paprika the film has received numerous critics praise and won the Best Feature Length Theatrical Anime Award at the 2007 Tokyo Anime Awards.