This is the story of Coco, an orphan kid who wanted to be a pirate, and his role model, "Crazy" Barts, a pirate without a port who is feared by the peasants but despised by the other pirates.
Nana Mix!（Popularity：10 hits） Nanami transfers to St. Mary Bell High School from America as she looks for her childhood friend, Kotarou. In a school where the ratio of male students to female students is 1:20 respectively, Nanami gets involved in a conflict with a male student who is almost twice her size. As Nanami was about to engage in battle, she catches a glimpse of Kotarou and stops, allowing the male student to grab hol...
In the year 2000, a Chinese nuclear experiment went wrong mid-transit, resulting in Japan falling into ruin. Those that survived were housed in Japanese based American military facilities to escape from the deadly radiation and learned to live following regimented lives of labor and learning.
To relieve the boredom, a recreational drug called "Zero" was created and sold illegally. Takin...
Fukugaeru（Popularity：10 hits） Summary from Watase's Sorai:
Basically a really cute short story about being happy with the life you have.
Kaoru, a single woman in her thirties, meets a magical frog that gives her the chance to live as a housewife. A really cute short story about being happy with the life you have.
Moving into a boarding school for the first time Sakurashima Minato accidentally goes to the wrong building and encounters a strange man in a white coat, who calls him a martian and offers to help him take over the world. Minato's not very bright so he could be in alot of trouble here... A One shot. As children, Kaoru and Kentarou witnessed the beautiful miracle of the blooming sakura tree. Their bond is deep, but Kentarou has been traumaticized by his unhappy home life. Can Kaoru, and the memories she and Kentarou share, help him endure? From Nagareboshi Manga:
Kogane's grandmother, who she's lived with all her life, has just passed away. With no place to go, she's sent to live with a family friend-- a woman who has three sons. It turns out that Kogane is to pick one of those sons to become engaged to!?
Nana（Popularity：10 hits） Nana "Hachi" Komatsu hopes that moving to Tokyo will help her make a clean start and leave her capricious love life behind her. Nana Osaki, who arrives in the city at the same time, has plans to score big in the world of rock'n'roll. Although these two young women come from different backgrounds, they quickly become best friends in a whirlwind world of sex, music, fashion, gossip and all...
From The Cat Mummy's Page:
A story featuring the everyday life of a domestic cat owned by an old lady who runs a local provision shop. Very very funny, if you keep a cat, you identifies with everything the comic's trying to tell you.
Note: Volumes of the original edition are "numbered" according to the Iroha poem, rather than with actual numbers. (That is, い ろ は に ほ へ と ち り ぬ る を (... Question: What is the format of competitive quiz bowls, called "golden rule" by truly able players?
Answer: 7 Right 3 Wrong
Explanation: It means that one wins when he gets seven correct answers, or gets disqualifed when he gives three incorrect answers. It's a standard rule loved by competitive quiz bowl players. It's been three years since Kirima walked away from his relationship with Kou. Kou's obsessive love was what sent Kirima running in the first place, and now that he has Kirima back he's not about to let him escape again... Every child is born holding a birth stone in their hand, with the different colors representing different traits. Of those two are considered to be special, gold and silver. Gold stones bring luck, and their owners are sought out as they are considered to be very special. Silver stones bring great misfortune, both to their owner and supposedly to the people around them.
What future lies in s...
Q and A（Popularity：10 hits） Atsushi Ando (15) moves back to his home town with his family after 6 years. The story focuses on the fortunes and misfortunes he encounters in this town mostly due to pranks pulled by the ghost of his older brother, Hitsushi Ando, AKA Q-Chan, whose death prompted the family to move away in the first place.
The catch is, only Atsushi can see his brother's ghost.
In the middle of a high school assembly, all of the students suddenly collapse. The one behind it all is a girl named Mao who holds a grudge. She's out for revenge against the entire school! Life isn’t sweet... Asaoka Yuuri, a senior in university, has failed for the 49th time in job hunting. During an exam at the 50th company, which should be a commemoration for her, she came to know Manabe Ryouji, a famous guy at her university. The first impression was horrible. But what will happen to Yuuri, who started to be attracted to Manabe, who looks cool and can do everything to the point t... A collection of eleven short stories with a wide variety of subjects.
Dead End（Popularity：10 hits） From Tokyopop:
Shirou's ordinary life as a poor construction worker gets turned upside down when he comes across a naked girl, Lucy, who's fallen out of the sky! Her strange and unique personality entices him and he introduces her to his apartment buddies.
But after leaving for just a few minutes, he returns to the apartment to find Lucy gone, all his friends slaughtered and an ogre-like strang...
Yuuka is on a school trip to Kyoto but she's in the same group as her ex-boyfriend and his new girlfriend, so she ditches her group and goes off on her own--only to bump into a classmate doing the same thing. Comedy about a high school manga club. A frog god who can turn into a good looking guy lives in the club meeting room, but that has very little to do with the plot. He's there to just read manga. Takeuchi Sachiko's Honey & Honey is a realistic look at an adult lesbian couple living in Japan; to be precise, it's autobiographical. The artwork is rough, but hopefully the plot (and the information the manga imparts) will be enough compensation for those who don't like that style of drawing. The first chapter introduces the two main characters, Sachiko and Masako, and depicts their first me... All Miki Koishikawa wanted was an ordinary family and that's exactly what she had until her parents decided to move in with another couple and turned Miki's world upside down. Now she lives in a house with four parents and her totally cute stepbrother Yuu. It's bad enough being brought into her parents' strange soap opera, but Miki will star in a soap of her own as she deals with friends having af... This story take place in a small village. Highschool student Inami Kazunori accidentally found out the secret of the newcomer, Udagawa Akihiro. In return for keeping quiet, Inami asked Udagawa to become close to the girl, Yoshimura, who Inami's best friend, Maruyama, likes. However, Inami ended up feeling bad about it and Udagawa revealed his secret to the class himself?! When Momoka, a very shy girl who loves rabbits, is forced to change her seats, she finds herself at sitting at the back of the class, next to a boy she has never spoken to before, Narumi. Everyone thinks that he is strange and all of the girls are afraid of him. Why? There is a rumor that he is cursed and that the girls sitting next to him will never find love. Momoka believes in the rumor and fea...