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Name: Perfect World
MangakaAruga Rie

Volumes: 8 (Ongoing)
Licensed: Kodansha
Current Licensed Volumes: Ch.07
Type: Manga
Genre: Slice of Life
Age Group: Older Teen

Summary:  
Kawana Tsugumi works for an interior design company. She goes to a drinking party at a client’s architectural office and happens to meet her first love, Ayukawa Itsuki. He’s more handsome than ever and it isn’t until he’s leaving that she realizes something has changed: Ayukawa is in a wheelchair.

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Name: You Got me Sempai! (Mairimashita, Senpai )
MangakaMase Azusa

Volumes: 5(ongoing)
LicensedKodansha
Current Licensed Volumes: V.04
Type: Manga
Genre: Slice of Life
Age Group: Teen


Summary:  
Serina arrives at school one day to discover her desk has been vandalized—someone’s scratched the lyrics to a love song in it … and that someone turns out to be Mizukawa-sempai, a boy who’s one year her senior. She wants to get to know him better, but if his frosty demeanor is any indication, she doesn’t have a chance! But it seems he might be awkward—not simply mean—and before she knows it, she’s asking him out … ! With each passing day, her heart races a little faster! Don’t miss out on this school-romance story!

Name: Otoko no Isshou
Manga-ka: Nishi, Keiko

Volumes: 3 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.01 Ch.02 (Ongoing)
Scanlator: Stiletto Heels
Type: Manga
Genre: Drama/Josei/Slice of Life
Age Group: Mature

Summary: Douzono Tsugumi, who works for a major electrical company, spends her vacation at her grandmother’s home in the country. Her grandmother soon passes away during hospitalization, and Tsugumi decides to continue living in her grandmother’s house. However, a mysterious man shows up holding the key to the rear house, and despite not fully comprehending the relationship he had with her grandmother, they begin living together.

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Name: Six Half
Mangaka: Iketani, Rikako

Volumes: 3 (Ongoing)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.01 Ch.01 (Ongoing)
Scanlator: JShoujo Scans
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy/Drama
Age Group: Teen

Summary:
Kikukawa Shiori wakes up from a motorcycle accident only to find out she’s lost her memory! Try as she might, she can’t remember anything about the yankee-looking boy who claims to be her boyfriend, her kind-hearted and good looking older brother, or her aloof and introverted younger sister.

When she goes to school for the first time since her accident, she overhears people talking about her—and the things they say aren’t flattering. From what she hears, she was a terrible person before the accident. What kind of person was she really? And will she ever get her memory back?

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Name: Oboreru Knife (The Knife that Dropped in Water)
Manga-ka: George, Asakura

Volumes: 17 (Complete)
Licensed: Kodansha Comics (Drowning Love)
Scanlations: V.04 Ch.14 (Ongoing)
Scanlator: KyonPyon
Type: Manga
Genre: Slice of Life/Drama
Age Group: Teen

Summary: A beautiful and mature sixth grade girl from Tokyo suddenly has to move out to the country side of Japan with her family. The girl, Natsumi, then meets a boy and from then on she begins to feel ‘something’ in her body, like a surging wave….

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Name: Love So Life
Manga-ka: Kouchi, Kaede

Volumes: 17 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.17 Ch.106 (Complete)
Scanlator: Which Scanlations
Type: Manga
Genre: Comedy
Age Group: Everyone

Summary: Shiharu is a high school student who loves kids, lives in an orphanage, and works at a daycare… Until the handsome uncle of two-year-old twins offers her a raise if she’ll be their babysitter. Often relying on memories of her mother’s actions for guidance, Shiharu quickly finds herself falling in love with her new makeshift family.

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Name: Paradise Kiss
Mangaka: Yazawa, Ai

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.

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Name: 3-D Material
Mangaka: Fujisue, Sakura

Volumes: 1 (Complete)
Licensed: No
Scanlations: V.01 Ch.06 (Complete)
Scanlator: Shoujo Magic (Closed)
Type: Manga
Genre: Josei/Life/Drama/Smut
Age Group: Mature

Summary: Two short stories on how two woman deal with day to day hardships and relationships.

Name: Usagi Drop (Bunny Drop)
Mangaka: Unita, Yumi

Volumes: 9 (Complete)
Licensed: Yen Press (Set to release Volume 1 March 2010)
Scanlations: V.09 Ch.56 (END)
Scanlator: J-Sis
Type: Manga
Genre: Josei/Slice of Life/Comedy
Age Group: Mature

Summary: Returning to his family’s estate for his grandfather’s funeral, thirty-something bachelor Daikichi is floored to discover that the old man had an illegitimate child with a much younger lover! Needless to say, the rest of the family is shocked and embarrassed by this turn of events, and not one of them wants anything to do with the little girl, who refuses to say a word. In a fit of angry spontaneity, Daikichi decides to adopt her! But is living with an overgrown teenager who can barely take care of himself the key to making Rin come out of her shell?

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