Author Archive for Jennifer Webb

Boy Princess, vol. 1

Fantasy fans know that heroines are always disguising themselves as boys to escape a life of sewing and curtsying. In Boy Princess, young Prince Nicole must disguise himself as a girl–but not because he’s got a secret passion for embroidery.…

Descendants of Darkness, vol. 8

Guardian of Death Asato Tsuzuki is hospitalized in the Ministry of Hades’ medical wing, nearly comatose after his latest run-in with the phenomenally evil Dr. Muraki. Racing against time and Tsuzuki’s rapidly disintegrating mental state, the Ministry’s staff has discovered…

The Books of Magic

What would you do if four creepy guys in trench coats emerged from a dark alley and asked if you believed in magic? You’d probably do what Timothy Hunter, the young hero of The Books of Magic, does: you’d run.…

Paradise Kiss

Introduction “Sweet exotic scents filled its every corner, as if someone was making candies in a Chinese import store. Dizzying music pulsated and bounced off the loud pink walls. There was an old bar, and a pool table, and three…

Paradise Kiss, vol. 1

Yukari Hayasaka doesn’t know what she wants out of life. Dutifully trying to fulfill her mother’s expectations, she tries to overcome her apathy and pass the entrance exams that will get her into a properly prestigious college. Despite her doubts,…

Paradise Kiss, vol. 2

At Paradise Kiss, Yukari has discovered a world outside her prep school walls. She becomes more and more involved with the group as George’s design for the Yaza Arts fashion show takes shape. Yukari is starting to discover her beauty,…

Paradise Kiss, vol. 3

Is Yukari finally in control of her life, or is her life just out of control? The question haunts Yukari even as she discovers a new sense of self-worth in her first modeling job. While Paradise Kiss has become a…

Paradise Kiss, vol. 4

The Yaza Arts fashion show is finally here, and Yukari is about to make her runway debut modeling George’s creation. The Paradise Kiss team have worked feverishly to be ready in time, with Yukari trying to balance school and fashion.…

Paradise Kiss, vol. 5

The fashion students of Paradise Kiss are about to graduate, and each confronts his or her future–George and Yukari in particular. While Yukari struggles over her decision to give up on college for modeling, George must come to grips with…

Until the Full Moon, vol. 1

U.S. manga readers know Sanami Matoh as the author of FAKE, an endearing (and, for shonen ai, fairly realistic) romantic drama about two (male) police officers who fall in love. Until the Full Moon, the second of her works to…