Yumemiru Taiyou
Dreamin' Sun
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Yumemiru Taiyou

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Bambi no Tegami, Heart no Tomato
Japanese: 夢みる太陽
English: Dreamin' Sun
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 53
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 13, 2007 to Aug 11, 2011
Genre: Romance Romance
Demographic: Shoujo Shoujo
Serialization: Bessatsu Margaret
Authors: Takano, Ichigo (Story & Art)


Score: 7.671 (scored by 72277,227 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #17062
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #754
Members: 19,933
Favorites: 338

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Shimana Kameko decides to skip school and run away from home after feeling overshadowed by her six-month-old brother and new stepmother. While searching for somewhere else to stay, she stumbles over a man wearing a kimono who has apparently been locked out of his own house. Desperate to get back in, the man offers Shimana a place she can rent from him if she can fulfill three conditions: find the house key, tell him why she ran away, and have a dream and someone to love.

After meeting the three conditions, Shimana is welcomed into the boarding house by her fellow housemates: Taiga Fujiwara, the aforementioned man as well as her new 21-year-old landlord with a love for alcohol; Zen Nakajou, her energetic classmate who is quite fond of pandas; and Asahi Tatsugae, another fellow student at Yuumei High School with a warm smile. Now living in a house full of handsome men, Shimana slowly but surely finds her life becoming more exciting than ever before.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Included one-shot:
Volume 1: Heart no Tomato


Yumemiru Taiyou was rereleased by Futabasha with redrawn artwork from December 12, 2015 to April 28, 2017. The redrawn Futabasha edition has been published in English as Dreamin' Sun by Seven Seas Entertainment from May 2, 2017 to October 29, 2019.


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Jul 31, 2015
"My third condition is: have a dream."

Now, as many of you can guess from the synopsis of the story, the very beginning is pretty cliché for a shoujo manga, which has turned many readers to drop it or just toss it away because of the overused story. But, don't do that and give this manga the second try. :)

Story: 8
Like I said, Yumemiru Taiyou starts off as many other mangas of the same genre - meeting a guy by accident and going to live with him. Now, I was hesitant at first whether to continue it or not, but I decided to do it because ...
Jul 13, 2016
Mixed Feelings
Should have titled it Unrequited Love, the Manga.

If you're a fan of cliche shoujo manga, like me, then you'll probably have seen every trick in the book. (Or, manga, I guess.)

If you're that person, it'd be fine to skip this. It's very predictable, and that's fine, but it's also a longer read, which makes the cliches even more tedious to get through. Worse than that, they repeat the same cliche to a fault.

Characters are pretty dynamic, but the main-protagonist is flat, being a super typical shoujo heroine, and conflicts feel recycled, failing to make much of an impact.

Specifically, the whole "unrequited love" ...
Apr 1, 2016
Mixed Feelings
I'll be honest, I expected a really good romance manga, once I read from the beginning. Anyways, the story to sum it up, is about a girl who runs away and finds a man sleeping on the street, who soon gives her a house to live in with two other guys.

Story (4.8): It was good at first, but it felt like a roller coaster that just went up to only fall down so low. Like seriously, it had a nice premise going on but it ignores so much on the interesting parts of the story and goes on with a predictable and shallow plot. ...

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I just want to know one thing. Shimana ends up with Taiga, Zen or Asahi?
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