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Sang-sun, Park. Tarot Cafe.

SANG-SUN, Park. Tarot Cafe Tarot Cafe it's a Manwha by Sang-Sun Park being published by Sigongsa Co., Ltd. in Korea, TokyoPop in United States and Ediciones La C├║pula in Spain. Seven volumes had been Published in Korea while Five Had been translated into English and Four in Spanish. . Tokyopop. illus. 1-5953-2555-7 $9.99. SA

Pamela, the main character of Tarot Cafe, is a fortuneteller who has some interesting clients. There's Calic Cepesu, the blind-vampire-turned-model, who gets his fortune told because his human lover has just been reincarnated, and he wants to know how things will turn out this time (they're doomed). There's Butterfly, who comes to the cafe because he's in a bad relationship: she's the daughter of Mafia don, he's an alley cat alley cat
A homeless or stray cat.

Noun 1. alley cat - a homeless cat
domestic cat, Felis catus, Felis domesticus, house cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felis
. Finally, there's the 300-year-old fairy trapped in the body of a little girl who wants to return home to her fiance.

Tarot Cafe is an entertaining horror/dark fantasy manga maNga is a popular Turkish nu metal/rapcore band. Their music is mainly a fusion of alternative metal and hip hop music, with a touch of Anatolian melodies; with heavy use of turntables, invoking comparisons with modern American nu metal bands.  that reminds me That Reminds Me is a series of programmes broadcast on BBC Radio 4 where someone (usually) connected with comedy talks about their life for thirty minutes in front of a live audience.  a bit of Pet Shop of Horrors Pet Shop of Horrors (Petshop of Horrors Pettoshoppu obu Horāzu . The stories, which are about doomed passion and twisted love, are enjoyable but sketchy. The artwork is gorgeous; there's not a whole lot of character development, but those characters sure do look great. Tarot Cafe contains violence and mildly erotic imagery (no actual sex, though); recommended for libraries with manga collections. George Galuschak, YA Libn., Montvale PL, Montvale, NJ

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Author:Galuschak, George
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Date:Jul 1, 2005
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