Shounen Zanzou
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Shounen Zanzou

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Devil Inside, When A Heart Beats, Boy's Next Door, Boys Next Door
Japanese: 少年残像


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 3
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 1998
Genres: Boys Love Boys Love, Drama Drama, Horror Horror, Supernatural Supernatural
Theme: Psychological Psychological
Serialization: None
Authors: Yuki, Kaori (Story & Art)


Score: 7.451 (scored by 51465,146 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #32552
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2148
Members: 9,440
Favorites: 203


Ranked #3255Popularity #2148Members 9,440
MangaYuki, Kaori (Story & Art)
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Volumes: /1
Chapters: /3


1. Boys Next Door
2. Devil Inside
3. When a Heart Beats



Feb 5, 2012
Go to any site that allows comments on a story, and you'll see that this manga has people balling out crying.

Which means it's obviously not for the lightly hearted.

-Why did I give it a 10 overall?

People will have different interpretations of this story depending on their level of intellect and the point in their lives at which they read it. It's a given considering the topics Boys Next Door cover are very serious and reach out to a vast number of vulgar and cruel things that go about in the world around us.

The themes of this story are thick and dark, centered ...
Sep 1, 2009
i must say i'm a huge kaori yuki fan and this work like her other mangas is absolutely beautiful. It combines all typical yuki's ingridients like tragedy, gothic, cute guys etc and mixes them into this very touching yaoi manga.
i highly recommend it!
Jan 31, 2012
This was actually the very first manga I've read from Kaori Yuki, and I've got to admit it got me hooked on her style.

I found this manga when I was searching for 'yaoi that would not have cliches, would be dark, and would leave a lasting memory'. I wrote that to one of the numerous forums I've been active in and got this piece recommended. After I've read it, I can't say that I'm disappointed.

I was impressed in the art style from the very first pages, but what really got to me was the dark atmosphere. And of course the fact that this manga made ...

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