Hayate the Combat Butler

Hayate the Combat Butler


Graphic Novel - 2006
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Since the tender age of nine, Hayate Ayasaki has busted his behind at various part-time jobs to support his degenerate gambler parents. And how do they repay their son's selfless generosity? By selling his organs to the yakuza to cover their debts! But fate throws Hayate a bone...sort of. Hardworking Hayate has a plan to pay back the yakuza--who are now the legal owners of his body parts: he'll kidnap someone and ransom them for a mountain of money. But things get tricky when his would-be kidnappee--who as luck would have it is the daughter of a mind bogglingly wealthy family-- mistakes Hayate's actions for a confession of love, and subsequently hires him to be her personal servant. At least his employment future is secure, or so he thinks--
Publisher: San Francisco, CA :, Viz Media ;, 2006
ISBN: 9781421508511
Branch Call Number: YA HAT v. 1
Characteristics: 1 volume : black & white illustrations ; 19 cm
Alternative Title: Hayate the combat butler. One


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Jul 12, 2014

Good book

Jan 12, 2013

Not too bad of a book, while the story is a little thin the colourful characters are funny and humorous.

Dec 19, 2010

Good start

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