Since his debut in 1987, Ito has established his own legacy both within Japanese and Western Contemporary Horror. Shiver is a manga collection containing nine short stories picked by Junji Ito himself.
Despite the conservative attitudes which characterised the Victorian Era, modern adaptations of Alice In Wonderland offer a very progressive re-interpretation of the novel.
Guilty Pleasures presents itself as an inversion of the traditional vampire hunter narrative. Told from the perspective of the heroine, Anita Blake, the story begins with the undead community in a panic over the murders of several powerful vampires.
The Windup Girl is a critically acclaimed, 2009 dystopian novel set within the desolate atmosphere of 23rd Century Thailand.