Ao to Gent

Title: 青とジェント (The Youth and the Gentleman) Author: Akihira Shiro Release Date: August 3, 2020 Publisher: Taiyou Tosho (H&C Comics CRAFT series) I’ve always loved this manga-ka’s works and this one is no different.  It’s a very cute story and like usual it has a nice tempo to the flow … Continue reading

Nakanai Hibari

Title: なかないひばり (Hibari Doesn’t Cry) Author: Minazuki Akira Release Date: July 15, 2020 Publisher: Taiyou Tosho (H&C comics ihr Hertz series) The story is about a photographer Kiyosumi who lives with his late friend’s younger brother Hibari.  Kiyosumi took him in because he felt responsible for the death of Misago, … Continue reading

Tonari no Metaller-san

Title: となりのメタラーさん (The Metalhead Next Door) Author: Mamita Release Date: May 10, 2020 Publisher: Tokuma Shoten (Chara Comics) The story is about Kento, a Master’s student who moves into a really cheap apartment but because it has no heating he nearly freezes to death during a snowstorm.  He is rescued … Continue reading

Yuuzutsu wa Ai ni Tokeru

Title: ゆうづつは藍にとける (Venus Melts in to Indigo) Author: Aoi Aki Release Date: September 1, 2020 Publisher: Taiyo Tosho (H&C Comics ihr Hertz Series) If you are looking to read a slow paced but gentle BL manga, this is the one.  It reads like a piece of literature and the art … Continue reading

Daisy Jealousy

Title: Daisy Jealousy Author: Ogerestu Tanaka Release Date: November 10, 2020 Publisher: Libre This is one of the best single volume reads for 2020.  I am glad I picked up this title, and from now on I will automatically buy her works physically when a new one comes out.  It … Continue reading

Higasa-chan

Title: 日傘ちゃん Author:  Techno Samata Release Date: September 4, 2014 Publisher: Gentosha Comics This is a very cute story about a foreigner named Seth who walks around with a woman’s parasol.  Minato is very curious about him but it turns out that Seth started using the parasol because he saw … Continue reading

Sekai no Hate Yori Konnichiwa

Title: 世界の果てよりこんにちは (Say Hello from the End of the World) Author: Nekono Mariko Release Date: April 10, 2015 Publisher: Libre Publishing This was the first manga I read by Nekono Mariko.  It ran in Be Boy GOLD magazine and since I liked the series I picked up the tankoubon when … Continue reading