The Wallflower, Vol. 1
MAKEOVER OF THE CENTURYIt’s a gorgeous, spacious mansion, and four handsome, fifteen-year-old friends are allowed to live in it for free! There’s only one condition–that within three years the guys must transform the owner’s wallflower niece into a lady befitting the palace in which they all... show more
MAKEOVER OF THE CENTURYIt’s a gorgeous, spacious mansion, and four handsome, fifteen-year-old friends are allowed to live in it for free! There’s only one condition–that within three years the guys must transform the owner’s wallflower niece into a lady befitting the palace in which they all live! How hard can it be?Enter Sunako Nakahara, the agoraphobic, horror-movie-loving, pockmark-faced, frizzy-haired, fashion-illiterate recluse who tends to break into explosive nosebleeds whenever she sees anyone attractive. This project is going to take more than our four heroes ever expected: it needs a miracle!
Publish date: October 12th 2004
Publisher: Del Rey Books
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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Series: The Wallflower 0 (#1)
When the going gets rough, it's time to turn to manga! Allow me to pimp out one of my favorites series of all time. The Wallflower has long been a favorite manga series of mine, it's got beautiful artwork, absolutely gorgeous men (HELLO REVERSE HAREM), a grumpy, evil, and seriously dark heroine (yo...
I can't help it. I LOVE this manga. There's been some fun in this volume, some nonsense fight and blood just as Sunako likes, and some love too. You see, this is one of the things I like most about this manga. The flourishing love between Takano and Sunako is far from conventional. Takano is the one...
SPOILERS:This has been my favourite so far! It has Takano and Sunako's FIRST DATE! Also, they have to pretend with Auntie that they're seeing each other so that she doesn't go doing as matchmaker with Sunako! At the end they throw a Halloween party and it's wonderful.Had I already told about the dra...
4'75/5 WARNING: this review will probably be full of spoilers.Volume 2 is as funny as 1. We can see how Sunako is getting more attached to the boys -really cute Christmas chapter-, and how Takano gets to discover -especially at the end- Sunako's true nature (kinder than her dark looks may show). The...
5/5 So I'm re-reading this as I dropped the series long ago (it's quite exhausting waiting for every chapter to come out), and I need to catch up.I fell in love with Sunako's character just like I did before. Maybe it's the outcast feeling, the likes for things that people usually don't understand a...