Metamorphose no Engawa
BL Metamorphosis
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Metamorphose no Engawa

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Japanese: メタモルフォーゼの縁側
English: BL Metamorphosis
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 5
Chapters: 52
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 17, 2017 to Oct 9, 2020
Genre: Slice of Life Slice of Life
Serialization: Comic Newtype
Authors: Tsurutani, Kaori (Story & Art)


Score: 7.751 (scored by 10031,003 users)
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Ranked: #13442
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Popularity: #4264
Members: 3,812
Favorites: 46

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The pattern of love between young men; is what the 75-year-old lady encounters.

After discovering the coffee shop, that she shared precious memories with her late husband, has closed down, she drops by the local bookshop, finding that the cookbook corner has been relocated. As she passes by feeling lonely, a certain manga volume catches her eye.

The 75-year-old lady, who came to know of BL and the high school girl who works at the bookstore—brings us a story of the days that no one has yet seen.


Metamorphose no Engawa was published in English as BL Metamorphosis by Seven Seas Entertainment from April 28, 2020 to September 21, 2021.


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Nov 18, 2021
BL Metamorphosis is a refreshingly unique story that manages to accomplish a lot, but ultimately leaves a bit to be desired in terms of plot towards the end. The concept is a genuinely interesting one, and some themes that you don't normally see in manga (like the daily life of an elderly widowed woman, what it would be like to get into BL at an old age, etc.) are explored in a realistic and relatable way. The characters in the story are excellently written and very believable throughout, this is aided by some simple but stellar artwork that fits the character of the story perfectly. ...
Jul 5, 2021
"Saying <<I like it>> when I like something... envying someone because they are beautiful...thinking about what I would like to do when I grow up... all these things embarrass me."


"Metamorphose No Engawa" is a pretty recent slice of life manga (2017) written and illustrated by Kaori Tsurutani, with 5 volumes and 52 chapters.

The story is pretty simple but still very peculiar: A 75 years old lady after discovering that her favourite coffee shop has been closed, decides to go the library and she sees a manga sector, when she'll notice a yaoi manga. She will initially think it was a sweet ...

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