Stepping on Roses, Volume 7 (Stepping On Roses #7)
Poor Sumi Kitamura… Her irresponsible older brother Eisuke keeps bringing home orphans for her to take care of even though they can barely afford their own basic needs! Just when Sumi's financial problems become dire, wealthy Soichiro Ashida enters her life with a bizarre proposition: he'll provide her with the money she so...more
Soichiro is a hard nose business man. Everything is calculated. He needs a wife in order to inherit the family fortune. He sees Sumi struggling and offers to pay her to marry him. The catch? No one c...more
in this series, Sumi's image becomes tainted. They find out that she has a brother and also that Sumi comes from a poor family. Soichiro loses his job at the company, in sacrifice for his love for Sumi (awww!) instead of keeping his job and letting that psycho Nozumo Marry her and keep his job!
Soichiro goes to live with Sumi and her 'brother' in her home in the poor suburbs. This is really hard for Soichiro as he is not used to this life,...more
Nozomu you creep!!
For a smart person, Soichiro can be stupid. If he knows things about business, corporations, etc. he should have to apply for other corporations, his experience and knowledge will just deteriorate. And I thought he will become a teacher or something -.- He can get income if he will teach children.
Waiting for Soichiro's comeback!
She is a Japanese manga artist who does mainly shojo manga. Her works are primarily serialized in Margaret magazine, with series published in collected volumes by Shueisha, though she has also been featured in fellow Shueisha publication Ribon, as well as illustrating the novel adaptation of her own Stepping on Roses series in Cobalt.