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The promised Neverland. 1, Grace Field House / story by Kaiu Shirai ; art by Posuka Demizu ; translation, Satsuki Yamashita.

Shirai, Kaiu, (author.). Demizu, Posuka, 1988- (artist.). Yamashita, Satsuki, (translator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781421597126
  • ISBN: 1421597128
  • Physical Description: 183 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: Shonen Jump manga edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, LLC, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
English translation of the Japanese title: "Yakusoku no Neverland."
Reads from right to left in manga format.
Originally published: Tokyo, Japan : Shueisha Inc., 2016.
Summary, etc.:
"Emma, Norman and Ray are the brightest kids at the Grace Field House orphanage. And under the care of the woman they refer to as 'Mom, ' all the kids have enjoyed a comfortable life. Good food, clean clothes and the perfect environment to learn-- what more could an orphan ask for? One day, though, Emma and Norman uncover the dark truth of the outside world they are forbidden from seeing"--Page 4 of cover.
Target Audience Note:
"Rating: T+ for older teen. Parental advisory: The Promised Neverland is rated T+ and is recommended for ages 16 and up. This volume contains fantasy violence and adult themes"--Colophon.
Language Note:
Text in English.
Awards Note:
School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2019
Subject: Orphans > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Demonology > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Orphans > Comic books, strips, etc.
Secrecy > Comic books, strips, etc.
Orphans > Cartoons and comics.
Demons > Cartoons and comics.
Orphans > Young adult fiction.
Orphanages > Young adult fiction.
Demonology > Young adult fiction.
Genre: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Horror comics.

Available copies

  • 9 of 12 copies available at Bibliomation.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Slater Public Library - Griswold. (Show preferred library)


  • 0 current holds with 12 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Slater Public Library - Griswold YA GN SHI (Text) 31252140651753 Young Adult New Material Available -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry YGN PRO v.01 (Text) v. 01 33260000268319 Teen Manga Available -
Brookfield Library TEEN GN/PROMISED (Text) v. 01 34029153303325 Teen New Graphic Novel Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport YA COMIX SHIRAI v.1 (Text) 34000081438822 Young Adult Graphic Novel In transit -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown YA GRA PRO v. 1 (Text) 34014142888198 Young Adult Graphic Novel Available -
Easton Public Library YAG SHIRAI, KAIU (Text) 37777119024503 Young Adult Graphic Novel Available -
Mark Twain Library Association - Redding YNF 741.5 MANGA Shirai (Text) 33620150860167 Teen New Nonfiction Checked out 07/12/2022
New Milford Public Library YA SHI (Text) 34021130822352 Young Adult Graphic Available -
Ridgefield Library TEEN MANGA PROMISED (Text) 34010153387112 Teen Manga Available -
Rockville Public Library GN SHI (Text) 34035146244864 Teen Graphic Novel Available -
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