Volumes: 10 (Complete) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.01 Ch.04 (Ongoing) Scanlator: Papermoon Scans Type: Manga Genre: Josei/Drama Age Group: Adult/Older Teen
Summary: Naho dreamt to become an OL but while she was waiting to have the aptitude to become one of them, she started to work in a Design company. But because her manager, Sakisaka, had a bad impression about her, he just played with her. But then, he decided to help her and he even comforted her?!
This love story isn’t to be dealt with by ordinary means!
Volumes: 1 (Complete) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.01 Ch.04 (Complete) Scanlator: Crimson Flower Type: Manga Genre: comedy/drama Age Group: Teen
Summary: High-school student Setsuna Iwato works part-time for a publishing agency. When her employer’s having trouble with an erotic fiction novelist she becomes his assistant to help him rediscover the feeling of a “Pure Kiss”.
Volumes: 5 (Complete) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.02 Ch.09 (Ongoing) Scanlator: Forbidden Garden Type: Manga Genre: Josei/Comedy/Romance Age Group: Mature
Summary: Sakurai Ichiko is a 29-year-old woman whose head contains council members (each with differing personalities) that dictate her every thought and decision. While waiting at the train station one day, she encounters Saotome, a man whom she met and made short conversation with at a drinking party with friends. Although she’s interested in him, being a much a older woman, Ichiko hesitates over whether or not she should approach him, causing a wave of uproar between her intracranial council members.
Volumes: 3 (Ongoing) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.01 Ch.04 (Ongoing) Scanlator: Stiletto Heels Type: Manga Genre: Drama/Josei Age Group: Mature
Summary: Aoki Kaoru is a 26-year-old woman who has never had a boyfriend. Normally unattached and unmotivated in her own life, Kaoru decides to start up a nail salon as a side business in addition to her regular job as a medical clerk. Although having a severe adversity to physical touch, she is forced to confront that fear when she meets a man who can’t help but touch others.
So I pulled out all the stops at my ConBravo panel tonight! I’m making this now on Thursday and this will publish at midnight tomorrow. No idea how my panel is going to go (or if anyone will show up) but I’ll give it my best!
Volumes: 10 (Complete) Licensed: Yes (Tokyopop – 5 Volumes Cancelled) Scanlations: V.01 Ch.01 (Discontinued) Scanlator: Shoujo Manga Maniac Type: Manga Genre: Drama/Slice of Life/Josei Age Group: Teen
Summary: Minami Fujii is an employee at a high-powered advertising firm. She’s good at her job but finds herself torn between the pressure and expectations of her career and her attraction to two of her coworkers: the younger, arty Ishida, and the classy, put-together Ogiwara!
Volumes: 1 (Ongoing) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.01 Ch.05 (Ongoing) Scanlator: Playground Type: Manga Genre: Comedy/Josei Age Group: Everyone
Summary: A story about two unusually mature young people. They are both smart, very together and they are in love. But, as grown-up as they act, they are still just 14 and their feelings for each other are captured with tenderness and lack of nostalgia, but very cutely.
Volumes: 5 (Complete) Licensed: No Scanlations: V.03 Ch.16 (Ongoing) Scanlator: Shoujo Manga Maniac Type: Manga Genre: Slice of Life/Drama/Josei Age Group: Older Teen
Summary: How a young woman, romantically and professionally broken, will once again get a taste for life when she leaves the city to live in the countryside…
Shino feels totally lost in her life. She goes out with a past work colleague, Masaki, quite macho… and troubles at her work make her leave it. She moves out, takes her independence, moves away from Masaki and settles in a tiny room in an old building of suburbs. On her arrival, she finds a little garden she shares with her neighbours, a couple her own age. And little by little, she feels more and more attracted to the mysterious man who lives next door.
Volumes: 5 (Complete) Licensed: Tokyopop Scanlations: V.05 Ch.?? (Complete) Scanlator: Parakiss (Dead) Type: Manga Genre: Drama/Fashion/Psychological/Josei Age Group: Teen
Summary: Yukari wants nothing more than to make her parents happy by studying hard and getting into a good college. One afternoon, however, she is kidnapped by a group of self-styled fashion-obsessed artists who call themselves “Paradise Kiss.” Yukari suddenly finds herself flung into the roller-coaster life of the fashion world, guided by George, art-snob extraordinaire. In a glamorous makeover of body, mind and soul, she is turned from a hapless bookworm into her friends own exclusive clothing model.