Genre: Slice of Life

Sweat and Soap, Volume 1 by Kintetsu Yamada

Posted September 1, 2021 in Manga & Graphic Novels
Sweat and Soap, Volume 1 by Kintetsu Yamada

Sometimes we find ourselves reading something really weird that we can either hate, or completely love. Sweat and Soap is exactly one of these reads, and I ended up ridiculously loving it! The absurdity of the situation grabs your attention and just won’t let go. What is the deal with Asako’s body odour? And why do I wanna smell her all of a sudden? Gotta blame Koutarou with his odd […]

Those Snow White Notes, Volume 1 by Marimo Ragawa

Posted March 31, 2021 in Manga & Graphic Novels
Those Snow White Notes, Volume 1 by Marimo Ragawa

In this manga, readers are dragged into the life of a sixteen years old striving for his dreams, and soon find that his goal isn’t something a modern generation would expect . . . Setsu Sawamura plays the shamisen, a three-stringed traditional Japanese instrument. Probably not so common these days, but sure fascinating. And if the info we get about this instrument during the read satisfies our curiosity, Setsu sparks […]

A Sign of Affection, Volume 1 by suu Morishita

Posted February 24, 2021 in Manga & Graphic Novels
A Sign of Affection, Volume 1 by suu Morishita

I honestly already felt invested in the subject just by reading the title. And now, after finishing this first volume, an even warmer feeling has spread through my heart . . . While the story keeps you entertained, the topic at hand is what truly grabs the readers’ attention. How could it not? We get a little window that doesn’t simply let us see how a deaf person communicates, but […]

Those Not-So-Sweet Boys, Volume 1 by Yoko Nogiri

Posted February 10, 2021 in Manga & Graphic Novels
Those Not-So-Sweet Boys, Volume 1 by Yoko Nogiri

When you have a debt to pay and gotta ‘babysit’ three hot not-so-sweet guys, things can be tricky. However, when the right girl is on the job, chances are those guys’ life could turn upside down. If Midori’s determination and perseverance is something those guys couldn’t anticipate, their kindness is what she would have never expected. Which brings up the question: are they really bad guys? Soon enough, the deal […]