Shounen wo Kau
Taking in a Stray
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Shounen wo Kau

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Synonyms: Sweet Days with a Boy
Japanese: 少年を飼う
English: Taking in a Stray
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Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Aug 21, 2020 to ?
Genre: Slice of Life Slice of Life
Serialization: Web Comic Zenyon
Authors: Nuwi, Aoi (Story & Art)


Score: 7.371 (scored by 316316 users)
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Ranked: #38222
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Popularity: #10202
Members: 1,420
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Ai Morikawa is a hard-working career woman at her job in Tokyo. After a long night at work, she returned home on the last train to find a handsome boy at her door. The 16-year old Nagisa is her sister's stepson, suddenly sent to live with Ai when his parents left for an overseas job. Wary like cats, these two loners 10 years apart in age will have to make a new life together.

(Source: Coamix, translated)


Shounen wo Kau has been published digitally in English as Taking in a Stray by Coamix through Manga Plaza since February 28, 2022.


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Dec 7, 2021
Preliminary (11/? chp)
Its kind of controversial with their age gap and how the ML is a minor but overall, the story is interesting. I wouldnt mind the romance (if there is any) since
1. they arent related
2.he clearly looks like he will develop feeling for the FL
3. its showing all the shoujo troupes that will likely develop it into romance

if its not romance, then either way, they have a good relationship development where he learns to enjoy life and new things by cohabitating with the FL

Overall, I really recommend because its wholesome with how their relationship develops and how they both grow as a person through ...

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