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Saint Tail, Vol. 1 (Saint Tail #1)

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Forgive me, Card, for the tricks up my sleeves!
By day, Meimi Hanoka is an ordinary Catholic schoolgirl, struggling with boys and homework. But by night, she pulls off fantastic heists as the mysterious thief Saint Tail! with the guidance of her best friend, Seira, a nun-in-training, Saint Tail steals back treasures that are unjustly taken from the innocent. She is pursued
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Paperback, 190 pages
Published May 23rd 2001 by Tokyopop (first published April 1997)
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Sesana
Apr 20, 2012 Sesana rated it liked it
Shelves: fantasy, comics, magic
Saint Tail is a pretty cute series, with a magician/thief doing a Robin Hood act (stealing only to help others or to return stolen items to their rightful owners) with the help of her friend, a nun-in-training. I don't really have any complaints about the series (even the obviously flawed understanding of Catholicism is more earnestly oblivious than insulting) but I didn't feel attached enough to it to continue the series. If I had read this as a teenager (you know, when I was actually part of t ...more
D.M. Dutcher
Aug 04, 2012 D.M. Dutcher rated it it was amazing
Shelves: japanese, manga
Wonderfully sweet and fluffy shoujo manga which quietly subverts and adds a lot to the genre. It's one of my favorites.

Meimi Haneoka is a normal girl in a Catholic school. But when night comes, she becomes the mysterious thief Saint Tail, who steals to right wrongs and stop criminals. But the classmate she has a small crush on, Asuka, is the son of a famous detective. He has vowed to do nothing else but stop her. But then the two of them start to play a dangerous game of challenging each other,
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Soobie's heartbroken
Well, it took me forever but I was finally able to get all the seven volumes of this series. I used to love the anime when I was a kid, even if the Italian broadcaster butchered the story, splitting Seria into two identical twins because they feared that knowing that a little girl could be a nun would be very, very dangerous to little Italian minds.

Anyway...

Maybe I'm a bit too old for this story. I like the fluffiness of it and I like the art. But it's really a childish story.

The two bonus stor
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Selena
Cute~

It's the unbelievable story of an elementary schooler who is the "Magical Theif Saint Tail." Her father is a magician and whose mother was once a master theif, so she gets it from her parents, definitely. She steals in the name of the church and returns things to their rightful owners. Think Robin Hood with a nun-in-training for a friend.

Fun characters, crazy heists... It's absolutely unbelievable, but if you can suspend your belief and go along for the ride, you'll love it. Definitely.
Victoria Newman
Jun 15, 2016 Victoria Newman rated it it was amazing
It is a great book to read
Zelie
Baca buku ini kurang gregetnya, enggak kayak waktu pertama kali baca. Banyak banget bikin bertanya, "WHY?"
Am
Jul 01, 2016 Am rated it it was amazing
This is by far the cutest manga series.
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