Books, Manga

First Impressions: Love Is Like After The Rain | 恋は雨上がりのように Vol. I by Jun Mayuzuki

MAL Synopsis: Akira Tachibana is a soft-spoken high school student who used to be a part of the track and field club but, due to an injury, she is no longer able to run as fast as she once could. Working part-time at a family restaurant as a recourse, she finds herself inexplicably falling love with… Continue reading First Impressions: Love Is Like After The Rain | 恋は雨上がりのように Vol. I by Jun Mayuzuki

Manga, Shoujo, Slice of Life

Cat Street by Yoko Kamio: Manga Review

☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Summary: The story centers around Keito Aoyama, a former famous child actor. Due to a childhood incident, she retired from her career early and withdrew from normal society. Now 16, she passes her days in boredom and without purpose. But one day she runs into a stranger who takes her to El Liston--a free school for… Continue reading Cat Street by Yoko Kamio: Manga Review

Manga, Shoujo

Orange by Ichigo Takano: Manga Review

☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆Synopsis: One day, Takamiya Naho receives a letter written to herself from ten years in the future. As Naho reads on, the letter recites the exact events of the day, including the transfer of a new student into her class named Naruse Kakeru. The Naho from ten years later repeatedly states that she has many regrets,… Continue reading Orange by Ichigo Takano: Manga Review

Manga, Shoujo

Yajirobee (Balancing Toy) by Aiji Yamakawa

*spoilers*  ԅ(≖‿≖ԅ) This manga needed to be longer! I can’t believe that it is only two volumes long. The ending disappointed me; I needed at least one more chapter! I thought this was a cute manga and I loved the drawing style. I liked the story overall, but I felt that it ended too soon. Though… Continue reading Yajirobee (Balancing Toy) by Aiji Yamakawa

Contemporary, Manga, Webtoons

Nineteen & Twenty-one by Yohan & Zhena: Korean Webtoon

Goodreads Synposis: A 19-year-old boy, Dong-hui, who still wants to stay as a kid. A 21-year-old girl, Yuni, who became an adult still doesn't feel like one. They met each other through street cats and share their precious things. Beautiful illustration and their sweet love story will make you happy! Commentary: For one volume, I was highly satisfied with the… Continue reading Nineteen & Twenty-one by Yohan & Zhena: Korean Webtoon

Manga, Shojo

Tomadachi No Hanashi by Kazune Kawahara: Manga Review

Goodreads Synposis: Eiko is something of a plain Jane and a doormat, while her best friend Moe is a head-turning beauty. Despite their differences, their friendship is as strong as ever. Guys are always asking Moe out, but her answer is invariably “Only if you promise to put Eiko before me.” Commentary: I wish the manga… Continue reading Tomadachi No Hanashi by Kazune Kawahara: Manga Review