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y separately published work icon デルトラクエスト. 8(うごめく砂編) single work   graphic novel   children's   adventure   fantasy   manga  
Alternative title: デルトラ クエスト. 8 ウゴメク スナ ヘン
Is part of Deltora Quest Emily Rodda , Makoto Niwano , 2011 series - author children's fiction (number 8 in series)
Note: Original story by Emily Rodda, manga by Makoto Niwano.
Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 デルトラクエスト. 8(うごめく砂編)
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"After being swallowed by a sandstorm, Lief wakes up to find himself at home, surrounded by loved ones. They assure him his quest is over, and he's free to rest. When they insist he give them the Belt of Deltora, Lief realizes that something is terribly wrong." (Source: Kodansha)


  • Reads right to left in traditional Japanese manga style.
  • Graphic novel (manga).
  • This title is book eight in a Japanese manga series adaptation of the Deltora Quest series by Emily Rodda. The original series is 8 volumes, but this manga series was extended across 10 volumes.

Affiliation Notes

  • This work is affiliated with the AustLit subset Asian-Australian Children's Literature and Publishing because it is a Japanese manga adaptation of an Australian text, and is in Japanese.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Japanese
    • Tokyo, Honshu,
      East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
      Kodansha ,
      2007 .
      Extent: 163p.
      Description: illus. (b & w), chiefly illus.
      • This publication is #1108 in the Kodansha Comics series, but #8 in the Deltora Quest sub-series.
      ISBN: 978-4-06-375108-6
      Series: y separately published work icon 講談社コミックスボンボン Kodansha Comics Tokyo : Kodansha , 2000-2006 5975553 2000 series - publisher graphic novel children's manga 講談社コミックスボンボン is a series of manga publications by Kodansha (Japan) Number in series: 1108
Alternative title: Deltora Quest, Volume 8. The Shifting Sands
Language: English
Lettered by David Waldeck.
Translated from Japanese.

Graphic novel (manga).

Reads from right to left.

    • New York (City), New York (State),
      United States of America (USA),
      Kodansha Comics ,
      2012 .
      Extent: 190p.
      Description: illus. (b & w), chiefly illus.
      ISBN: 9781612620145, 1612620140
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