(W/A/CA) Makoto Raiku
A quirky adventure manga set in a fantastic animal world with off-beat humor and unique art, Animal Land is a heartwarming tale of courage, determination and love. Orphaned after her parents were killed by Lynxes, Monoko is the only tanuki (raccoon dog) in her village without a family, until she finds a human baby in a river. In Animal Land, a world inhabited solely by animals, this human child is a mystery. This baby is Monoko's only chance at having a family and she is determined to raise the human child as her own.