Honey and Clover
Takemoto lives in a run down student apartment, where his greatest worry is when he'll next be able to afford to eat meat and whether he'll get to class on time. Although he's away from home and living on his own, Takemoto is far from finished growing up. Along with his crazy cast of friends, Morita, Mayama, Yamada, and Hagumi, Takemoto sets out to discover life and his true self. (Source: VIZ Media) Included one-shots: Volume 10: Sora no Kotori, Hoshi no Opera
A story about two classmates who become friends, Sahoko and Rio. Rio is depressed and self-abusive and isn't loved by her "family" (which consists of her father, stepmother, and stepbrother), but Sahoko seems to be the bright spot in her life. Sahoko also seems to have a mysterious past and doesn't seem to have a good relationship with her parents; she lives with her aunt. It's also hinted at that Sahoko and Rio have met once before, when they were much younger... (Source: Lililicious)
First-year Japanese major Yuu Sasaya is a naive country girl who has yet to adjust to the sophisticated city lifestyle. After watching a stage play for the first time, a particular minor role's performance leaves such a profound impact on her that she decides to pursue a career in acting. Yuu confesses her newfound dream to a classmate and though ridiculed, attains an opportunity to tour a theatre company. While there, she meets the well-reputed rookie actor, Touya Ichii, and immediately recognizes his voice as the character who had impacted her. Seeing Yuu's passion, Touya recommends her to his friend's troupe, Garandou Company, run by Shougo Shimamura. Shougo tests Yuu's acting skills with high expectations, only to discover that she is a complete amateur. Unwilling to accept defeat so soon, she pleads him to let her observe and learn from them over time. Ashita no Ousama tells Yuu's story as she searches for her hidden flair among the different positions offered in a theatre troupe, with immense determination to make it big in the world of the dramatic arts. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
Fujiwara Momoe is the daughter of a rich family. She has never had any worries, had an easy and luxurious life. She loves good cooking. Her carefree life ends when her father dies from a heart attack. She now has to take care for herself and her mother and this involves also cooking the meals. Unfortunately, she never had to cook, so her cooking is awful. She starts working at a French restaurant where she becomes a cook under the chef. She falls in love with the chef, but he only considers her as an apprentice. (Source: PRISMS)
From the creator of Pieta comes the story of a connection between two women, Maho and Fujiko, who live in the same apartment building. Maho, a male-to-female transsexual, saves Fujiko, a girl from a rich family who's left home and is living on her own, one night, and the two become fast friends. As they grow closer, Fujiko confesses to Maho that she has feelings for her... (Source: Lililicous) Included one-shot: Tinker Bell no Hanzai
Diligent 25-year-old novelist Yukari Nagaya is completely content living alone in the spacious apartment she purchased after her older twin sister, Ayaka, got married. The pair of siblings have grown apart over the years since their parents' divorce, and as such, Yukari is left taken aback when Ayaka visits her home one day with an odd request—to let a friend temporarily stay over. This friend, Naomi, is an avid traveler who became friends with Ayaka when he helped her catch a purse-snatching thief during her honeymoon in Hong Kong. Suspicious of their relationship, Yukari reluctantly agrees to let him live in her apartment until he finds a job with a stable income. Thus unfolds Futago, a story of love, marriage, family, and sisterhood. [Written by MAL Rewrite] Included one-shots: Volume 5: Papa Mama Futago, Eri-chan no Kare
A young woman gazes wistfully off of her balcony, gazing at the beautiful view. She enjoys drinking beer on her days off, and has noticed someone growing flowers in an empty space on the first floor. One day, she receives mail that does not belong to her; and after happening a second time, she returns it to its owner. And that's when she meets a special man... (Source: MU)
Chise is an elementary school girl who lives with her widowed father, a novelist. Her mother died when she was very young, but she is extremely close to her father. He is the one she loves the most, and because he works as a novelist, he spends most of his time at home, much to the delight of Chise. (Source: Wikipedia)
After her father passes away, outspoken Chizu is dragged from her home in Las Vegas to live with family in Japan. Will she adjust? (Source: M-U)
After bringing her deceased boyfriend back from the dead with the help of a magic monkey’s foot, a young woman learns a surprising secret about him and her own sister… (Source: M-U)
An average girl from a relatively average university somehow makes it into the general affairs department of a company. The main reason she decided to join was because of the handsome manager, who she ends up working under. The story basically revolves around their relationship and other work-related issues. (Source: MU) Included one-shots: Volume 1: Water Volume 6: 4-gatsu no Bambina Volume 7: Silver Dust Volume 8: Morning Dynamites (2-part)
Masaki Tachibana leaves home in order to escape an oppressive existence with his father. He shows up at his grandfather's house, uninvited, and decides to live there. A garden that he saw in dream; his grandfather and his bodyguard, Harada; an old mansion inhabited by a beautiful, strong-willed girl... At this point, the curtain rises on a mysterious drama of love and hate! (Source: MU) Included one-shot: Love Letter
Sakuraba Taiko has been into ballet since she was a kid. Her mother also used to dance, although she gave it up to take a more traditional life path. Therefore, she was eagerly supportive of Taiko's interest in ballet. Taiko's life was staggered by the death of her mother in a car accident, but she has continued to dance, although her heart is no longer in it. Her remaining family and childhood friends support her as she chases her dream to become a famous dancer. Her latest role is in the ballet "Giselle" as Myrta, the queen of the Wilis, spirits of young, virginal women who died before their wedding day. One day when she comes to the studio, she meets a beautiful, famous male ballet dancer, Mikami Akira, and she instantly crushes on him. Will she be able to dance well enough in her role to impress him and live up to the expectations of the whole ballet group? Will she be able to sort out her own feelings towards ballet and her mother's death? (Source: MU) Included one-shots: Volume 9: Gekka Bijin, Imagine Bangai-hen: Do wa Doughnut no ♪
Included one-shots: Volume 2: Aishite Darling (Love Me Darling) Volume 3: Fuyu no Sanpomichi (Winter Walk)
Ako has a somewhat distant relationship with her family, and one day she gets a call from her father about a bit of a crisis. (Source: MU)
A collection of one-shots by Yachi Emiko: 1. Rain of Love 2. Because She Was Always Watching Me 3. Because You Were Watching Me 4. Kimi ga Boku wo Mite Ita kara 5. A Girl’s Heart Is Like a Sea
Kohinata Mako is a 30 year old office worker. She thought she had done a pretty good job working at her company and maintaining a good relationship with her boyfriend, but suddenly she finds herself in precarious positions on both ends. This story is about how she gets back on her feet through work and love.
The story of a guy who, flipping through a magazine, came across an ad of a girl looking for a father for her unborn child. His interested in this ad, but there is one "but"...
This is the story of the talented manager Yoriko Yamaguchi, who after being transferred meets the mysterious and charming Ruka. She convinces him of being featured on her program, but she notices he has the potential of becoming a star. However, how this will influde in her growing feelings for Luka...? (Source: Volume description)
Imaizumi Mariko, who runs a cosmetic surgery business, aims to be a good wife and doctor and spend her days peacefully with her daughter. However, a young man shows up claiming to possess memories from a previous life as her late older brother. As Mariko's troubled past begins to unravel before her, her daughter begins to suspect that there is more to their relationship than meets the eye. (Source: Stiletto Heels)
Kirei Suzuki is a editor of an entertainment magazine. This manga tells her and others everday life in form of oneshots.
The story follows a teenage girl, who starts experimenting with piercings and other body modifications, but it leads her life into a downward spiral. (Source: MU)
Nijiko loves party and she likes to design and make party dresses. She attends a Fashion design school but decided to quit the school and get married with Shoutarou after meeting with him for a few times. Her reason to married Shoutarou is that, she doesn't dislike him. After their marriage, even though she quit the design school and is a housewife now, Nijiko is still likes the to party and enjoy making dresses. In each episode, while the couple learns more about each other, Nijiko will relates events from her marriage life with different kind of parties and uses it as an inspiration for her to make her own party dress.
1. Watashi no Oshiro 2. Birthday 3. Himitsu no Takaramono 4. Itsuka Dokoka de