Battle Royale is a high-octane thriller about senseless youth violence, and one of Japan's bestselling - and most controversial - novels. As part of a ruthless program by the totalitarian government, a group of high school students are taken to a small isolated island with a map, food, and various weapons. Forced to wear special collars that explode when thy break a rule, they must fight each other for three days until only one remains.
Battle Royale (Koushun Takami)
Publisher: Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan Inc
Number of pages: 600
Weight: 603 g
Dimensions: 203 x 133 x 46 mm