Ouran High School Host Club, vol. 1-2

Ouran High School is the school where Japan’s wealthy elite send their children. When Haruhi Fujioka, a poor scholarship student, wanders into Music Room 3, looking for a quiet place to study, she instead finds the headquarters of the school’s…

One Thousand and One Nights, vol. 1-3

The Arabian Nights – most of us know the stories of Ali Baba and Aladdin, but the much longer original collection of tales were lush cautionary tales from cultures all over the world. In this beautifully rendered series retelling the…

Trinity: Batman/Superman/Wonder Woman

When you’ve known someone for what seems like forever, do you ever think back on your first impression of them? Did they take your breath away or just get on your nerves with little quirks you’ve now learned to appreciate?…

Nightcrawler, vol. 2: The Winding Way

Clinging to life after a vicious and bizarre attack by Vermin, Kurt Wagner, aka Nightcrawler, sees his life flashing before his eyes. Only it’s not the life he remembers. It was his brother who killed those children, wasn’t it? Or…

My Heavenly Hockey Club, vol. 1

Hana Suzuki is a manga heroine I can relate to: she chose her high school purely because it was close enough that she could sleep later in the mornings. She thinks nothing of consuming a fridge full of cheesecakes in…

Mugen Spiral, vol. 1

The whole schoolgirl contending with a renegade demon has been done many times in manga, and while Mugen Spiral doesn’t really do anything too new with the premise, snide dialogue spices up the shojo frothiness enough to make it a…

Millennium Snow, vol. 1

Chiyuki, a seventeen-year old heart patient, has been hospitalized for what will probably be the last time, when she meets Toya, an eighteen-year old vampire who has sworn off drinking blood. It is during their eighteenth year that vampires generally…