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Candy Candy

Alternative Titles

English: Candy Candy
Japanese: キャンディ・キャンディ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 9
Chapters: 44
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 1975 to Mar 1979
Genres: Drama Drama, Romance Romance
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Nakayoshi
Authors: Igarashi, Yumiko (Art), Nagita, Keiko (Story)

Statistics

Score: 8.011 (scored by 13941,394 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #6592
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4104
Members: 3,500
Favorites: 140

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Synopsis

This story is about a girl, Candy, who is a orphan. She is a nice and optimistic girl and she has a warm heart. When she was a child, she lived in an orphanage called Pony's Home. She had a good friend called Annie. And she met the "Prince of the Hill" who is a important person in her life, on the hill behind the orphanage.

She was adopted by the Leagan's family. What's awaiting her are the bad-hearted Neil and his sister, Eliza. One day, in the rose garden, she met a boy, who is identical to the "Prince of the Hill" who she had met in her childhood. The boy is called Anthony. Thereafter, a fantastic story that she has never expected begins.

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Dec 28, 2008
latte (All reviews)
Caught this anime and manga series when I was a kid, the impression it left... Long lasting after all these years. And I still laugh and cry with it regardless how many times I'd watched it.

As this is quite a long series, you can see characters develop; who eventually mature to become better persons (thou not all became better ;P). I think the series emphasized strongly on themes such as love, friendship, positivity, generosity and perseverance etc; which importance transcend age and time.

This is truly an all time classic (I hope my children will watch and learn from it someday).
Nov 21, 2019
mouthpiece (All reviews)
(just for the record, this is a slight alteration of my anime review)

STORY SECTION: 7/10 [Hard to swallow but digests nicely.]
If you are not accustomed to melodramatic stories, you will definitely hate it. It is filled with Deus Ex Machina situations, were every plot twist is either too good or too bad to be true.

In the beginning of the 20th century, a baby girl is abandoned in the doorstep of an orphanage. The girl was named Candice (Candy for short) and was raised by nuns, along with other orphans. The first part of the story is her happy life there, making friends and playing games, read more
Mar 4, 2015
ObscureObsidian (All reviews)
Preliminary
Candy Candy it wasn't the first shojo, but it's really hard to me to imagine a series more influential that this. This manga is a classic, with a story and characters in the style of the best works of the bronte sisters. This manga has his lows and flaws, bu it always keeps quality telling a story that's still enjoyable, refreshing and malkes you feel, despite all the shojo manga that has been published after this. But, how?
like i've said before, the story remains me a lot to the bronte sisters' works, specially jane eyre: orphan girl, rich family, a tortured and problematic love read more

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