Originally published in 1999 with a new release of it in 2007, the second installment in the Moribito series of books by Nahoko Uehashi is set to be adapted into manga form. THe series will land in the June 13th issue of Nemuki Plus with Yuu handling the artwork for it. This is the first time this particular series novel has been brought into this form as the first novel was done back in 2007 with Kamui Fujiwara drawing it. That novel also saw an anime adaptation which initially started with Geneon before Media Blasters released it. It recently expired and Viz Media picked up the rights to it.
Plot concept: Balsa returns to the country where she was born to face her tragic past, but consequences of that past, and the secret that lies buried under the mountains, make her task a difficult one.