Bento Bako Weekly: Fruits Basket MMF

The (Com)Passion of Tohru Honda; or, How Akito Cursed the Sohmas and Tohru Freed Them This week marks the July Manga Moveable Feast featuring Natsuki Takaya’s Fruits Basket, hosted by the always delightful Manga Curmudgeo...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: House of Five Leave volume 6 (MMF)

Title: House of Five Leaves Author: Natsume Ono Publisher: Viz Media (Sig IKKI) Volume: Volume 6 (of 8), $12.99 Vintage: 2009 by Shogakukan, March 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Historical drama [Volume 5 review.] Masanosuke’s ...
by Kristin
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Manga Moveable Feast: The Women of Ōoku Part 2

Welcome to the last official day of the August 2011 Manga Moveable Feast, celebrating Fumi Yoshinaga. I will do a wrap up post, so I can accommodate the stragglers, and post some final thoughts, on Monday. This is my last featu...
by Kristin
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Manga Moveable Feast: Fumi Yoshinaga August 2011

Welcome manga fans! This is the anchor page for the Fumi Yoshinaga August 2011 Manga Moveable Feast. All links from around the web throughout the week will be gathered right here! So please check back for updates throughout the...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Special: Manga Moveable Feast: Paradise Kiss

Greetings readers!  If you’re a ComicAttack native, you may be wondering, “Kristin, what is the Manga Moveable Feast?”  Well manga fans, it’s something you should be paying attention to!  Each month t...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Cross Game vols 2 & 3 (MMF)

Greetings, manga lovers! This week marks the May Manga Moveable Feast featuring Mitsuru Adachi and Cross Game, the archive for which can be found here, at The Panelists. I’ve been hoarding a couple of Cross Game volumes f...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: No Longer Human 2 (MMF)

Title: No Longer Human Author: Usamaru Furuya Publisher: Vertical Inc. Volume: Volume 2 (of three), $10.95 Vintage: 2010 by Shinchosha Publishing Co., December 2011 by Vertical Inc. Genre: Psychological drama [Volume 1 review.]...
by Kristin
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Manga Moveable Feast: Foodie Yoshinaga

Greetings Bento Bako readers! You’ll notice that I’m doing things a little differently today. Welcome to August’s Manga Moveable Feast! (For a list of previous Manga Moveable Feasts, please see the archive pag...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: not simple (MMF)

Title: not simple Author: Natsume Ono Publisher: Viz Media (Sig IKKI) Volume: One-shot, $14.99 Vintage: 2006 by Shogakukan, January 2010 by Viz Media Genre: Slice-of-life, drama [This review is part of November’s Manga Mo...
by Kristin
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Manga Moveable Feast: The Women of Ōoku Part 1

Well, this was turning into a bigger undertaking than I had imagined (and also, Friday was Debbie Reynolds’s birthday on TCM), so I’m turning this into a two-parter (though the second part should be much shorter). W...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: Gerard & Jacques (MMF)

Welcome to day three of the August 2011 Manga Moveable Feast, featuring Fumi Yoshinaga! Some of my favorite works of Fumi Yoshinaga (though I believe we’ve established they are all my favorites) are her historical romance...
by Kristin
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Manga Moveable Feast: Yoshinaga Favorites

Welcome to Day 5 of the Manga Moveable Feast celebrating Fumi Yoshinaga! Today I’m going to highlight some favorite picks. I’m completely unable to separate out favorite titles by Yoshinaga, so instead I’m goi...
by Kristin
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