There’s nothing like a good romance to get the heart rate up. These titles pack in drama, love, and plenty of steamy kisses!
by Hisaya Nakajo
Viz Media, 2004
A girl disguises herself as a boy to attend the school where her idol-crush is a top athlete. Her secret and devotion are put to the test when she ends up as his roommate!
Itazura Na Kiss
by Kaoru Tada
Digital Manga, 2009
Everyone’s been rejected but not everyone has to live with the heartbreaker! This ongoing series gets steamier as the characters age but the released volumes are appropriate for teens.
Hopeless Savages: Greatest Hits
by Jen Van Meter and various artists
Oni Press, 2010
Who says the romance has to stop once you move to the ‘burbs or have kids? These married rockers keep their love fresh and funny, but their their kids are the ones discovering all the drama of love while they find their own way in the world.
by Minoru Toyoda
Del Rey, 2005
Embarrassing, exhilarating, irritating, crushing, thrilling and unforgettable – this charming manga takes the reader through the roller coaster of first love.
by Fumi Yoshinaga
Digital Manga Publishing, 2007
Another steamy yaoi title that focuses not only on the excitement of love but the pain of losing it.
What are some of your favorite romances?