Land of the Lustrous Manga
SEARCHING FOR PURPOSE In a world inhabited by crystalline lifeforms called The Lustrous, every unique gem must fight for their way of life against the threat of lunarians who would turn them into decorations. Phosphophyllite, the most fragile and brittle of gems, longs to join the battle. When Phos is instead assigned to complete a natural history of their world, it sounds like a dull and pointless task. But this new job brings Phos into contact with Cinnabar, a gem forced to live in isolation. Can Phos’s seemingly mundane assignment lead both Phos and Cinnabar to the fulfillment they desire?
10 books in series
#1Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 1
Explore a distant future Earth inhabited by crystalline beings, who fight off an invasion from the Moon in Land of the Lustrous. Follow the adventures of the young gem, Phos, who struggles to find their place in the fight against the Moonfolk. Join forces with Phos and Cinnabar, a classmate who has been shunned by the other gems due to toxins emitted from their body. Together they will learn that they both have an essential role to play in the battle against the Moonfolk, who are intent on abducting the gem folk and destroying their world. Experience stunningly beautiful illustrations from award-winning author Haruko Ichikawa in this elegantly crafted action manga.
#2Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 2
In "Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 2" the main character Phosphophyllite searches for a job suited to their talents and turns to the sea for answers. But as a gemstone, the sea is not the ideal environment. Will Phos make it back to the shore in one piece? Dive into this thrilling underwater adventure to find out.
#3Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 3
In Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 3, Phosphophyllite struggles with fear and self-doubt, leading to a lonely winter where they stay awake while others sleep. With new legs and a desire to fight, Phos is mortified by their own failure. Fans of Sailor Moon will love this elegant action manga filled with danger and self-discovery.
#4Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 4
In Land of the Lustrous, Volume 4, the gems awaken to see Phosphophyllite's transformation, and now our hero faces a new challenge: popularity. But with Bort wanting to partner in battle, can Phos muster enough bravery to face the danger that lies ahead? Join the gems on their road to bravery in this captivating read.
#5Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 5
In Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 5, Phosphophyllite seeks the truth about Kongō and attempts to communicate with the Lunarians, despite the other gems' hatred of them. But the task is dangerous, and Phos soon realizes it may be too much for one gem to handle. Discover the captivating story of self-discovery and danger in this must-read volume.
#6Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 6
In this sixth installment of a popular manga series, Phosphophyllite and her new partner, Ghost Quartz, are struggling to survive a relentless battle with the Lunarians. Will they make it out alive? Don't miss the latest twist in this ongoing war.
#7Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 7
In "Land of the Lustrous, Vol. 7," a risky head transplant is the only hope to revive a defeated gem. But with less than half of the original body remaining, the outcome is uncertain. Will the resulting gem still be the beloved Phosphophyllite? Find out in this thrilling installment of the popular manga series.
#8Land Of The Lustrous, Vol. 8
Embark on a wild journey with this latest volume in the Land Of The Lustrous series as the quest for truth takes Phosphophyllite to the moon in search of answers from the Lunarians. Excitement and shock await as revelations are made and the truth is uncovered. Will Phos be able to handle it all? Find out in this gripping addition to the beloved series.
#9Land Of The Lustrous, Vol. 9
In this captivating volume, the characters of Land of the Lustrous face internal conflict and difficult moral choices. Phosphophyllite and their squad travel to the moon and discover the truth behind their comrades' capture, but their mission comes with a dangerous catch. Meanwhile, the Lustrous on Earth make their own plans. Don't miss this engaging tale of loyalty, sacrifice, and intrigue.
#10Land Of The Lustrous, Vol. 10