Review: QQ Sweeper Vols. 1-3

QQ Sweeper, Vols. 1-3 by Kyousuke Motomi Summary: Kyutaro is in charge of cleaning at school, not just physically though. Sometimes a supernatural infestation occurs and he's the man to cleanse the situation. When Fumi transfers in things get complicated. She's clearly different but is she really cursed? Likes: I like how they build the…

Review: Dengeki Daisy Series

Dengeki Daisy 1-16 by Kyousuke Motomi Summary: Teru's brother dies after leaving her a cell phone and telling her that she can depend on Daisy. Things get complicated though after she breaks a window and Daisy's hacker past starts affecting her life too. Likes: I love so many of the characters. I love the two…

Review: Dengeki Daisy Vol. 1

Dengeki Daisy, Vol. 1 by Kyousuke Motomi Shojo Beat, 2007 Summary: Teru loses her brother but he gives her cell phone and tells her that she can always talk to Daisy. Then Teru accidentally breaks a window at school so the grouchy, young janitor, Kurosaki, demands that she help him out to pay him back.…

Review: Sweat and Soap Vol. 1

Sweat and Soap, Vol. 1 by Kintetsu Yamada Kodansha Comics, 2020 Summary: Asako works in the finance department of a company that makes soap. She is really self-conscious because she sweats a lot. Koutarou works in scent development and he happens to pass Asako one day and he really likes her smell. Likes: This is…

Review: Prince Freya Vol. 1

Prince Freya, Vol. 1 by Keiko Ishihara VIZ Media, 2020 Summary: Freya lives in a small village with her mom. Aaron and Alek were taken in by them when they were younger and they go on to work for Prince Edvard of Tyr as soldiers. Aaron becomes a knight and Alek is a soldier. But…

Review: Spy x Family Vol. 1

Spy x Family, Vol. 1 by Tatsuya Endo Shonen Jump, 2019 Summary: Agent Twilight's mission is to get information from a man who is a bit of recluse. He only leaves his house to go to his child's school. So Twilight has to adopt a kid and get them into school. Along the way though…

Top Ten Tuesday: Fictional Crushes

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by the Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The theme this week is fictional crushes and I have so many. So I thought I'd do a bunch of more recent ones and then some I've crushed on for a long time…

Review: Shaman King Vol. 1

Shaman King, Vol. 1 by Hiroyuki Takei Kodansha Comics, 2020 Summary: Manta takes a shortcut through the cemetery one night and accidentally meets Yoh, a teenager training to be a shaman. When he goes to school the next day, Yoh is the newest transfer student. Likes: Manta's enthusiasm is funny and infectious. Yoh is very…

Review: Claymore series

Claymore by Norihiro Yagi Summary: Claire serves a mysterious organization. Wielding her claymore, she cuts down yoma and sometimes her comrades if they lose control. Likes: This does get more and more complicated as the series progresses. At first it is very much about Clare and her quest for revenge that gets a little sidetracked…