Review: Minami-ke

Minami-ke

“This is just a plain depiction of the days of the lives of the three Minami sisters. Please do not expect too much.” Minami Chiaki.

Author Sakuraba Coharu

Status 5 Volumes – On Going

Plot Summary

Meet the three Minami sisters – the gentle Haruka, who has to combine high school with being a surrogate mother to her siblings; the boisterous middle schooler Kana, whose opinion of herself far exceeds her abilities and Chiaki, the youngest and most arrogant of the three

They live together, taking care of one other. With nobody to answer to but themselves and each other, the three sisters deal with daily life and the strange and humourous events it – and their odd friends – throws at them.

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Review: Kyou no 5 no 2

Kyou no 5 no 2

Author
Sakuraba Coharu

Status
1 Volume – Completed

Plot Summary
Kyou no 5 no 2 (Today in Class 5-2) revolves around the lives of a bunch of fifth-graders and their antics at school. There’s the troublemaker, Satou, and his two friends, Imai and Kawai, who have amongst their other classmates a bunch of girls. These are headed up by the feisty Chika, along with the tomboy Natsumi (who refers to herself by the masculine “boku”), the quiet Aihara, the gossipy Asano and the somewhat scatter-brained Hidaka. In amongst the usual antics rowdy kids get up to, it would appear that Chika is developing a crush on young, unsuspecting Satou – and that’s the basic premise behind this story. It’s about that time in life when you first become vaguely aware of this strange creature called “the opposite sex.”

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