Short-tempered Melancholic

Short-tempered Melancholic

And Other Stories

Graphic Novel - 2008
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* A collection of four short stories in one volume.
* From the creator of Full Moon o Sagashite , Time Stranger Kyoko, and The Gentlemen's Alliance +, all published by VIZ Media.
* There were 31 reprints of Short-Tempered Melancholic from 1998-2004.
* Full Moon manga has sold through over 120k units in the U.S. to date.
* Full Moon anime DVD's are also available from VIZ Media.
* To be previewed and promoted in VIZ Media's Shojo Beat magazine.
* Arina Tanemura was VIZ Media's guest at the 2007 Comic Con in San Diego.

A collection of four short stories from the famed mangaka Arina Tanemura!


Short-Tempered Melancholic:                                                
Kajika Yamano is a female ninja whose job is to protect her family's legendary weapon. But when a boy she has a crush on tells her she should be more ladylike, she vows to give up all ninja deeds.


This Love is Nonfiction:
Yuri sends her pen pal Ryo a picture of herself--but it's really of her best friend Karin, who is prettier than she is. Now Ryo wants to meet her, so she has no choice but to send Karin instead!


Rainy Afternoons are for Romantic Heroines:
Minori falls in love with Takato, a boy who shared his umbrella with her one rainy afternoon. Now she "forgets" her umbrella every time it rains in hopes of becoming closer to him.


The Style of the Second Love:
Mana secretly likes her friend's boyfriend, but Nakamura, a younger boy, is determined to win Mana's heart.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2008]
ISBN: 9781421518015
Branch Call Number: GN Y SHO
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly ill. ; 20 cm.


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crystal_dark Apr 06, 2014

This volume was a lot of fun and had several cute stories included. I loved all the characters involved throughout the 4 different stories included in this volume and would like to read more about some of them.


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crystal_dark Apr 06, 2014

Short-Tempered Melancholic / This Love is Nonfiction / Rainy Afternoons are for Romantic Heroines / The Style of the Second Love


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