This is a picture book that introduces the lives of the main protagonists of Studio Ghibli's works from various perspectives, such as the lives of people from the Valley of the Wind, who are trying to protect themselves from the poison and bugs of the rotten sea, the house where Satsuki and Mei moved, the home of Totoro, and the life of Seita and Setsuko during the war, life of Spirited Away, which is about the 13-year-old witch Kiki, and the life of Chihiro, who works at the bathhouse of the gods.
Each detail of the characters' lives, including their houses and work is shown in many scene photos.
It's a book that makes you want to re-watch the movie again after reading it.
The price of "Studio Ghibli's Various Lives" is 1,800 JPY (excluding tax). It will be released nationwide on Oct. 9, 2020.
"Studio Ghibli's Various Life" Studio Ghibli / Supervision Tokuma Shoten Children's Book Editorial Department / Edition Tokuma Shoten
"Howl's Moving Castle" (C) 2004 Studio Ghibli / NDDMT
"Kiki's Delivery Service" (C) 1989 Eiko Kadono, Studio Ghibli, N
"The Borrower Arrietty" (C) 2010 Studio Ghibli / NDHDMTW Overall view of Arrietty's house / "The Borrower Arrietty" Art Director Noboru Yoshida