Rumiko Takahashi has shown a light novel for adults
Rumiko Takahashi, the Princess of Manga recently inserted into the Eisner Hall of Fame, has created the cover illustration and five illustrations interior for the historical novel Kumagami Fujin of Tomoji Nobuta, the third volume of the series of light novels for an audience of adult readers Theater Shosetsu Series, published on 31 July 2018 by the publisher Shufunotomo.
Inside the book there is a form to receive a set of postcards with illustrations of Takahashi printed.
Kumagami Fujin is a story set in the TWELFTH century during the Song dynasty in the South. The protagonist was the sixteen-year-old Madame Xiong Er, the wife of general Xiong Er of the dynasty of the mongol Yuan stationed in Luzhou in Sichuan province.
Luzhou is claimed by the general Wang Li of the Song dynasty, whose forces kill general Xiong Er and catch his young wife, who in the meantime had hidden his true identity, to make a concubine of Wang.
With the passing of time, the true identity of Madame Xiong Er becomes a determining factor in the fate of the city in the time when the Yuan dynasty began to press to claim the region.
Recall that in the past few months, the teacher Takahashi has brought to conclusion his Rinne; he has made a one-shot, and is currently at work on his next manga.
Rumiko Takahashi has shown a light novel for adults is MangaForever.net