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Houseki no Kuni is a manga series written and illustrated by Haruko Ichikawa, starting in 2012. As of October 2018, there are currently 9 volumes. This page lists the volumes and the chapters in each volume. All Volume and Chapter names are set to reflect those of the official English release.

List of Volumes

# Japanese English
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1

July 23, 2013 978-4063879063 June 27, 2017 978-1632364975
Chapters list:

Chapter 1 - Phosphophyllite
Chapter 2 - Cinnabar
Chapter 3 - Diamond
Chapter 4 - Cochlea
Chapter 5 - Metamorphosis
Chapter 6 - Extract

Searching for Purpose

Pages: 192
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Bort, Diamond, and Morganite

Book 1

US Book 1

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2

January 23, 2014 978-4063879506 August 22, 2017 978-1632364982
Chapters list:

Chapter 7 - Ventricosus
Chapter 8 - Ocean
Chapter 9 - Spirit, Flesh, Bone
Chapter 10 - Homecoming
Chapter 11 - New Legs
Chapter 12 - Yellow Diamond
Chapter 13 - Twin Crystal

Under the Sea

Pages: 192
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Yellow Diamond, and Amethyst

Book 2

US Book 2

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3

August 22, 2014 978-4063879926 October 24, 2017 978-1632365286
Chapters list:

Chapter 14 - First Battle
Chapter 15 - Hibernation
Chapter 16 - Ice Floes
Chapter 17 - The Shore of Nascency
Chapter 18 - Antarcticite
Chapter 19 - New Hands
Chapter 20 - Winter's End

The Lonely Winter

Pages: 192
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite and Antarcticite

Book 3

US Book 3

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4

May 22, 2015 978-4063880441 December 26, 2017 978-1632365293
Chapters list:

Chapter 21 - Spring
Chapter 22 - Changed
Chapter 23 - Acumen
Chapter 24 - Retreat
Chapter 25 - Division
Chapter 26 - Cry
Chapter 27 - Secret
Chapter 28 - Shiro

The Road To Bravery

Pages: 192
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Obsidian, Alexandrite, Rutile, and Red Beryl

Book 4

US Book 4

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5

November 20, 2015 978-4063881011 March 13, 2018 978-1632366351
Chapters list:

Chapter 29 - Padparascha
Chapter 30 - Empty Black Spot
Chapter 31 - Fresh
Chapter 32 - Angst
Chapter 33 - Distance
Chapter 34 - Reversal
Chapter 35 - A Pair
Chapter 36 - A New Job

Shadow of a Doubt

Pages: 208
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Ghost Quartz, Zircon, and Padparadscha

Book 5

US Book 5

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6

September 23, 2016 978-4063881851 July 17, 2018 978-1632366368
Chapters list:

Chapter 37 - Instead
Chapter 38 - Ghost-Quartz
Chapter 39 - Self-Admonition
Chapter 40 - A Name
Chapter 41 - Scene
Chapter 42 - Explosion
Chapter 43 - The Game Board
Chapter 44 - Shortcut

Give up the Ghost

Pages: 208
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Cairngorm, Sphene, and Peridot

Book 6

US Book 6

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7

May 23, 2017 978-4063882599 November 20, 2018 978-1632366375
Chapters list:

Chapter 45 - The Long Winter
Chapter 46 - Lapis Lazuli
Chapter 47 - 102 Years
Chapter 48 - An Old Tale Heard in the Sea
Chapter 49 - On the Trail
Chapter 50 - The Doctor
Chapter 51 - Legend
Chapter 52 - Journey

Two Heads are Better Than One

Pages: 208
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite and Lapis Lazuli

Lapis and phos-0

US Book 7

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8

November 22, 2017 978-4065103630 April 2, 2019 978-1632367273
Chapters list:

Chapter 53 - Moon World
Chapter 54 - A Machine for Prayer
Chapter 55 - Curse
Chapter 56 - Synthetic Pearl
Chapter 57 - Crossroads
Chapter 58 - Hope
Chapter 59 - Unrest
Chapter 60 - Suspicions
Chapter 61 - Parting

From The Earth to The Moon

Pages: 208
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Benitoite, Neptunite, Hemimorphite, and Watermelon Tourmaline

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US Book 8

# Japanese English
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9

October 23, 2018 978-4065131015 September 24, 2019 978-163236847
Chapters list:

Chapter 62 - Background
Chapter 63 - High Hopes
Chapter 64 - One Day...
Chapter 65 - Today
Chapter 66 - Freedom
Chapter 67 - Cairngorm
Chapter 68 - Shift
Chapter 69 - Immutable
Chapter 70 - First Light

N/A

Pages: 208
Cover characters: Phosphophyllite, Euclase, Jade and Bort

Book 9

US Book 9

Chapters not yet in tankōbon format

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