VIZ Media Offering Heroes of Manga Library Kits

VIZ Media is giving librarians across the country a new tool to promote reading, literacy and love of manga. This tool is the Heroes of Manga Library Kits, which includes items to entice patrons to explore Japanese pop culture and comics.

The Heroes of Manga Library Kit features some of VIZ Media’s most popular properties, such as Naruto, Fullmetal Alchemist, Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan, and Pokemon. Each library kit contains 50 book covers, 300 bookmarks, 50 buttons, five assorted VIZ Media bags, and a full-color poster featuring Naruto. The kit is available for free to library professionals. Library professionals interested in the kit must contact VIZ Media before June 8, 2011.

Personally, I think this sounds like a neat idea. It promotes two things near and dear to my heart: literacy and manga.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.