Oiran Girl

Name: Oiran Girl
Manga-ka: Hibiki, Wataru

Volumes: 2 (Ongoing)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.02 Ch.09 (Ongoing)
Scanlator: Doko Demo Doa Manga Scanlations
Type: Manga
Genre: Drama/Historical/Gender Bender/Comedy
Age Group: Teen

Summary: 8 years ago, Tsubaki, a daughter of a successful businessman, was reluctantly given to the Yoshiwara (red light) district of Tokyo after a tragic fire burned down the entire family’s wealth and belongings. Shin, a childhood friend of Tsubaki’s, coldly turned his back on her now that she was poor. Furious, Tsubaki, threw herself into becoming a top oiran girl to beguile him with her looks and then reject him one day! But plans are never as easy as they seem. For one, the beautiful and cold-hearted Takao oiran stands in her way…

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Sakuran

Name: Sakuran
Manga-ka: Anno, Moyoko

Volumes: 1 (Complete)
Licensed: Vertical (complete)
Scanlations: V.01 Ch.14 (Complete)
Scanlator: Fifay.net (Closed)
Type: Manga
Genre: Historical/Josei/Comedy
Age Group: Mature

Summary: A poor peasant girl was sold to a brothel in Edo. Her new life started from the day when she had her first full bowl of rice. After many struggles, she became a cultivated oiran. While her beauty never failed, her hope for freedom faded with the passing seasons. Yoshiwara of Edo was a man’s heaven, but a woman’s hell: all was sakuran.

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