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Yamato Nadeshiko Shichihenge♥

Yamato Nadeshiko Shichihenge♥

Alternative Titles

English: The Wallflower: Yamatonadeshiko Shichihenge
Synonyms: My Fair Lady, Sunako of Many Forms, Perfect Girl Evolution, YamaNade
Japanese: ヤマトナデシコ七変化♥

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 36
Chapters: 148
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 13, 2000 to Jan 13, 2015
Authors: Hayakawa, Tomoko (Story & Art)
Serialization: Bessatsu Friend

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Ranked: #7802
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Popularity: #346
Members: 20,441
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Synopsis

It's a gorgeous, spacious mansion, and four handsome, fifteen-year-old friends are allowed to live in it for free! There's only one condition—that within three years the guys must transform the owner's wallflower niece into a lady befitting the palace in which they all live! How hard can it be?

Enter Sunako Nakahara, the agoraphobic, horror-movie-loving, pockmark-faced, frizzy-haired, fashion-illiterate recluse who tends to break into explosive nosebleeds whenever she sees anyone attractive. This project is going to take more than our four heroes ever expected: it needs a miracle!

(Source: Del Rey)

Background

Yamato Nadeshiko Shichihenge♥ had twenty-four volumes published in English as The Wallflower: Yamatonadeshiko Shichihenge by Del Rey from October 12, 2004 to October 26, 2010. Volumes 22, 23 and 24 were collected into a single book. Kodansha Comics USA picked up the license and published the remaining volumes from June 21, 2011 to April 26, 2016, and republished the previous ones on August 21, 2012.

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Sep 26, 2018
Mosset (All reviews)


I don't know about you, but for me, the years 2002-2005 were all about punk rock. Even though I grew up in New Jersey, USA, and this manga was written in Japan, The Wallflower, a punky-gothic-shoujo manga, really captures that time period. Oh nostalgia...

This manga series is a difficult one for me to review. Mostly because, while I enjoy it immensely, it is hard to recommend it to others.

The uniqueness of this series does not appear to be unanimously appreciated, so I plan to do my best here to explain what this series is, and what it is not, read more
Jul 29, 2007
subdee (All reviews)
Preliminary
Hilarious premise -- Sunako, the \"wallflower\" of the title, is not just shy but a certifiably insane horror movie maniac -- but eight volumes later this manga STILL shows absolutely no movement towards any kind of resolution, either of the main plot or of the romantic subplot. I love the characters, but I can only take so many gag chapters. Recommended if you\'re a Japanese horror movie fan or love parodies, but you have to accept that humor takes precedence over the plot.
Apr 5, 2009
Morven (All reviews)
Preliminary
This is a hard one to review, because it's so variable in quality. The best bits are really good, while the worse bits are really annoying.

The premise and overall theme are great. It's a quite different take on the whole ugly-duckling-becomes-a-swan storyline that should be familiar from things like "My Fair Lady", "Pretty Woman", and all the other stories that have a man turn a girl into a lady. Here, even four highly motivated pretty-boys have a heck of a time with just one very difficult young woman. She doesn't want to change, not in the least, and while the boys read more
Nov 3, 2010
jinxed72 (All reviews)
Preliminary
When I first started reading Wallflower, I had made the assumtion that it would just be one of those mangas where they turn the girl into a perfect lady, all of the guys fall in love with her along the way, and she picks one of them at the end to make your average shoujo manga. A few chapters in, I realized this would not be the case. While it starts off with the simple plot of the boys having to turn the girl into a perfect lady, it slowly evolves into an even greater message that I think can be simply put by a read more

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