Vampire Knight

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Name: Vampire Knight
Manga-ka: Hino, Matsuri

Licensed: Viz
Volumes: 19 (Complete)
Type: Manga
Genre: Romance/Fantasy/Vampires/Triangle
Age Group: Teen

Summary: The prestigious Cross Academy is not your regular school. There are two classes, night class and day class, the only thing that’s odd is that night class is made up of vampires! Story follows Yuki as she tries her best to keep nightclass’ secret with some help from her friends Zero and Kaname. –mangaupdates

Graphics Rating: 4/5
Plot Rating: 3/5

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Papillon

Name: Papillon
Manga-ka: Ueda, Miwa

Licensed: Del Rey (Volume 04 – DROPPED)
Scanlations: V.08 Ch.40 (Complete)
Scanlator: TCManga (closed), Fuuchi Fighters (Closed) Evil FLowers
Volumes: 8 (Complete)
Type: Manga
Genre: Romance/School Life/Drama
Age Group: Everyone

Summary: Ageha has lived her whole life in the shadow of her prettier and more popular twin sister. With the help of a new young guidance counselor, Ryusei, can Ageha pull a 180 and become the person she was born to be?

Graphics Rating: 3/5
Plot Rating: 3/5

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Billion Girl

Name: Billion Girl
Mangaka: Sakai, Miwa

Volumes: 10 (Complete)
Licensed: Not Licensed
Scanlations: V.10 Ch.36 (Complete)
Scanlator: Shoujo Magic, X-Vampire Knight, Operation Boredom, and Willful Muse
Type: Manga
Genre: Romance/Fairytale/Drama/Rich Guy Poor Girl
Age Group: Teen

Summary: Kanoko’s is a very vanilla girl who works in her families confectionery shop. When the shop goes 1 billion dollars into debt, Kanoko’s father promises a homeless man one of his daughters to get rid of the debt. With Kanoko’s two older sisters completely unwilling Kanoko offers herself to save her family from debt. Turns out the homeless man was actually a rich aristocrat! It’s a real life Cinderella story.

Graphics Rating: 2/5
Plot Rating: 3/5

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Skip Beat

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Name: Skip Beat
Mangaka: Nakamura Yoshiki

Volumes: 45 (Ongoing)
Licensed: Viz
Type: Manga
Genre: Romance/Drama/Comedy
Age Group: Everyone

Summary: Kyoko moves to Tokyo from a rural town with her childhood friend/love, Sho, so he can become an idol. Unfortunately when he makes it he leaves Kyoko behind, saying he only brought her as a maid. Furious and determined to get back at him Kyoko decides to do whatever she can to make it in the entertainment business. Revenge has never been so funny.
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Graphics Rating: 3/5
Plot Rating: 4/5

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I ♥ HS

Name: I <3 Highschool
Mangaka: Yokoyama Mayumi

Volumes: 2 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.02 Ch.09 (Complete}
Scanlator: Operation Boredom
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy/Romance
Age Group: Older Teen

Summary: In a group of 6 friends (three boys and three girls) during elementary school, one boy serves as the antagonist. In middle school the bully moves away as everyone else moves on. Now it seems Mr. Bully is back, what could happen?

Graphics Rating: 4/5
Plot Rating: 3/5

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