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If you were an assistant for your favorite mangaka, what would you love most about the job?
Getting paid
Touching the mangaka
Being the first one to see the next chapter
Witnessing the mangaka at work
Seeing the mangaka's face
Breathing in the same air as the mangaka
Having the mangaka's phone number
Talking with the mangaka about his/her manga
Knowing the mangaka on a personal level
Being the mangaka's idea bank
Adding/refining drawing details
Cleaning artwork going out of panels
Being listed in the credits for a series
Gaining experience as an artist
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Favourite books (Not manga please)

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lalalarry
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7:08 am, Sep 3 2012
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I'm doing some research and was wondering what your favourite book is and why? For example, me, it'd be Harry Potter and the Philosopher Stone, not because it's an amazingly written book and has fantastic plot and character development but because it's what sparked my passion for reading. (But HP is pretty epic and has good plot/character development in my opinion smile

catandmouse
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I'm horrible at whys, I just know I like certain things, but I'll give this a try.

A Separate Peace:
It just captivated my imagination and at times was painful to read. I really liked and felt for the character of Phinneas and never quite got over the uncomfortable feeling his friend Gene gave me.

A Tale of Two Cities: Loved Sydney Carton! It had the sort of love triangle/tragedy that I like, and I found Sydney to be a great character.

Shattered Mirror:
I loved this book the first time I read it. And I've enjoyed it ever since, I was waiting for a sequel to it, and now that the sequel is out, and I've read the reviews, I am apprehensive to read it because I liked the original characters so much.

Why I liked it? Dunno, since it is not the best written book, or the most original, it deals with things that are popular right now (teenaged vampires) but I still enjoyed it.

LawX
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7:48 am, Sep 3 2012
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We already have a thread that covers this topic here.

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