Madame Petit
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Madame Petit

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Japanese: マダム・プティ


Type: Manga
Volumes: 11
Chapters: 54
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 26, 2012 to Dec 26, 2017
Theme: Historical Historical
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Bessatsu Hana to Yume
Authors: Takao, Shigeru (Story & Art)


Score: 7.701 (scored by 836836 users)
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Ranked: #17522
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Popularity: #6266
Members: 3,113
Favorites: 51


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Volumes: /11
Chapters: /54


It's the 1920s and Mariko, age 16, is married to a man 30 years her senior. She is honestly happy to be his wife and really excited to board the Orient express in Turkey on their honeymoon trip. But her life takes a rapid turn when her husband is discovered dead after the first night on board... And that's only the start of Mariko's great adventure.

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Jan 12, 2020
Preliminary (39/54 eps)
This manga has gotten me thinking about shoujo again. I was amazed by its cultural scope and geographical ambition – because it’s an incredibly rich stylish adventure hopping from one major location to another set in the Golden Twenties. “Why wouldn’t more shoujo be like this?” – I asked hundreds of times, espcially at the beginning. And then when the focus has shifted to the love story and melodrama amped up, I was “Oh, that’s why”.

The misleading covers are a pity. Like a lot of covers for shoujo they show only people in pretty clothes, which makes you expect the frequent introverted focus on close-ups ...
Mar 17, 2023
I was just honestly browsing to find a good read on reddit. I didn't expect to find this gem!!!😭 I read it on a reddit comment and I thought that I should read it since the plot is interesting... then boom! It really was TT.

I love how this manga is connected to real life and the amount of references used to make it happen! Both leads are captivating not only because of the artstyle but because of their whole personality. The FL was resolute to her own understanding of justice, as she was just 16 and pure by heart but she's still an intelligent ...

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Poll: Madame Petit Chapter 2 Discussion
Mikyo_Chan - Jan 2
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Jan 2, 1:26 AM
Poll: Madame Petit Chapter 54 Discussion
buunny - Feb 22, 2018
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Dec 26, 2021 8:16 AM
How Did I Not Find This Sooner?!
Calmative - Apr 19, 2021
4 repliesby Shodai »»
Dec 21, 2021 5:12 PM
Can we talk about the representation of people of color in this manga?
Calmative - Apr 19, 2021
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May 14, 2021 2:47 PM
Poll: Madame Petit Chapter 44 Discussion
Kaiko - May 10, 2017
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Apr 19, 2021 6:53 PM