Essentially, manga are Japanese comic books (as opposed to anime, which are Japanese cartoons). Much like anime, manga has a very specific drawing style: Just like Western comics, manga can be about anything from historical, fantasy, to superheroes. So though manga does have a very unique style to it, manga isn’t really a genre as much as it is a format. Just like there are tons of different genres within comics, there are just as many genres of manga.
Some of the books in this collection contain mature themes, language and imagery in comparison to Western published comic books