My Little Monster

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Name: Tonari no Koibutsu-kun (My Little Monster)
Manga-ka: Robiko

Volumes: 12 (Complete)
Licensed: Kodansha Comics US (Complete 12 Volumes)
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy
Age Group: Teen

Summary: Mizutani Shizuku is the type of person who only cares for her own grades. But when she accidentally delivers the lesson notes to Yoshida Haru, Haru becomes convinced they are friends.

Haru turns out to have a very innocent personality, but who would’ve thought that Haru would actually confess to Shizuku?

A cold-hearted girl x super troublemaker romance with a fresh new perspective,

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

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Himitsu no Ai-chan

Name: Himitsu no Ai-chan
Manga-ka: Kaori

Volumes: 15 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.05 Ch.19 (Hiatus – Feb 2021)
Scanlator: Jshoujo Scans
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy/Drama/Smut
Age Group: Teen

Summary: Reo is tomboy Aiko’s rival, and Ai strives to beat him in everything – like basketball and popularity – but her efforts always fail with Reo always coming out on top. Then one day, she sees her break come through: her brother offers her a job at his maid cafe! But how will tomboy Ai ever be able to pass off as a cute maid? With a wig and a bit of makeup, this becomes possible. She’s so much of a different person, even Reo doesn’t recognize her! But things start becoming strange when Reo shows interest in her, asking out “Mai” on a date. Ai agrees, with plans in mind to get him to fall in love with her so she can later dump him. Will Ai finally win over Reo, or will her plan backfire just like her many others?

-From Mangaupdates

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

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Stroke Material: My Fucking Lover

Name: Stroke Material (My Fucking Lover)
Manga-ka: Atsuta, Kotobuki

Volumes: 1 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.01 Ch.05 (Complete)
Scanlator: Shoujo Magic (Closed)
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy/Smut
Age Group: Teen

Summary: People have gone so far as to call Kaname-kun a “sex machine” and “a man who exists solely for obscenity and sin.” But now he’s fallen in love for the first time with the super cool beauty Yumi-sama. Even when his only reward is her cold gaze, he persists in his desire to win her love–but he’s struggling and suffering because his wooing technique gets incredibly clumsy when he actually cares about the result!

-From Mangaupdates

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

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Kaichou wa Maid-sama!: Maid-sama!

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Name: Kaichou wa Maid-sama! (Maid-sama)
Mangaka: Fujiwara, Hiro

Volumes: 18 (Complete)
Licensed: Tokyopop(Closed) Shojo Beat (Complete)
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy/High School
Age Group: Teen

Summary: Ayuzawa Misaki is the student council president of the former all-boy school, Seika High School. In order to protect the girls, she battles the boys everyday. On the other hand, she secretly works at a “Maid Cafe”. But a popular boy from school, Usui Takumi, found out! Living in between the double identity of a Maid and a student council president.

-From Manga Updates

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

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Kinkyori Renai, Loves Reach, Manga

Kinkyori Renai: Close Range Love

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Name: Kinkyori Renai (Close Range Lovers)
Mangaka: Mikimoto, Rin

Volumes: 10 (Complete)
Licensed: Kodansha Comics
Type: Manga
Genre: Teacher Student/High school/Comedy/Tsundere
Age Group: Teen

Summary: Uni is a prodigy with a cool reserve who is accomplished in everything except for English. One day, she insults her temporary English teacher and he overhears her. He asks her to come to his office after school and, somehow, she starts receiving private tutoring from him?!
-Osuwari Team (Manga Updates)

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

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