Book 1 of 19 in the Yu Yu Hakusho
Author: Yoshihiro Togashi
In this first volume in one of Japan most popular graphic novels, it was a typical day for Yusuke go to school at noon, get kicked out by the teacher, fight with his rival Kuwabara, and head for home in time to wake his mom from her drunken stupor. But when he throws himself in front of a car to save a little kids life, he becomes Tokyos toughest teenage ghost. While his childhood friend Keiko grieves over his comatose body, Yusuke has one chance to return to life: raise a spirit egg at the behest of the comely Botan (aka Death) and her boss Koenma, lord of the infernal bureaucracy. But the creature that hatches from the spirit egg will be determined by the good or evil in Yusuke's soul if he's not careful, he could create a monster!