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Love Mode, Vol. 2 (Love Mode #2)

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With Takamiya and Izumi off having fun, what's Aoe Reiji supposed to do? His gay escort business is booming but money can't keep him warm on those cold winter nights. After leaving his cheating girlfriend, Reiji takes in Naoya, a cute high school boy with a troubled past. Between this budding romance and sizzling Christmas Eve fireworks between Takamiya and Izumi, the pass ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published March 7th 2006 by Blu (first published 1997)
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Anne Freya
Jan 03, 2015 Anne Freya rated it really liked it
Aku lbh suka pasangan yg ini drpd yg di vol 1. Ceritanya juga lbh sedih. T___T Tapi terjemahannya itu kurang bagus dan rada aneh...pgn bgt baca yg versi licensed alias paperback, secara terjemahannya lbh bagus...tapi edisi paperback uda sold out.... T____T
Ratapan org yg telat jatuh cinta pada yaoi manga, baru mulai jd fujoshi sejak 2012...mau koleksi buku2nya tapi uda keburu abis di toko buku... T____T
Nikyta *Miss Forgetful*
Aug 11, 2011 Nikyta *Miss Forgetful* rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Nikyta *Miss Forgetful* by: Jessica
At first I was confused with this one because I thought it was supposed to be about the couple from Love Mode Vol. 1 but then I realized it was about a side character from that book and I absolutely loved it. It was very sweet and I fell in love with both characters right from the start. Can't wait to read the rest of the series.
Jun 27, 2008 Rhapsody rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: yaoi/shounen-ai readers
This volume tells the story of Naoya and Reiji. Naoya is a teenager lost his entire family in a car accident. He was unwanted by his foster parents and decided to support himself, but life is tough as he struggles to keep his scholarship at the private school he attends while working multiple jobs. Reiji is a wealthy man in his thirties who owns the male-for-male escort service that forms the backbone of the series. Reiji is indirectly responsible for Naoya being injured and Naoya ends up stayin ...more
Jennifer Lavoie
Nov 08, 2013 Jennifer Lavoie rated it it was amazing
I read this when it first was released in the US many years ago, and despite loving it, I was only ever able to get the first three volumes. Now I have them all, and I'm currently bed-ridden and I decided to read through them all - rather than do schoolwork.

This second volume of Love Mode is just as good as the first. This time it's Reiji's turn to find someone. I like Naoya and I feel bad for what he went through as a kid, especially seeing his brother killed so violently in the accident. What
Yuu Sasih
Nov 19, 2014 Yuu Sasih rated it it was amazing
My favorite pairing from the series. About Aoe Reiji, Takamiya's (of volume 1) friend and an owner of the biggest gay clubs bussiness in town. After an incident with his ex-girlfriend who left a school boy getting injured, Aoe took the boy in. Not to mention, said boy actually got quite a dark past. And well, you know where to start from there.

Naoya is my favorite character. His strong-willed and stern type is never been used as an uke type in yaoi mangas. So his character is so refreshing and o
Naoya is having a rough day, kicked out of school, no place to live and no money. Reiji finds his girlfriend cheating on him. They bump into each other outside a hotel. Reiji follows Naoya and sees that Naoya has no place to sleep, so he offers him the use of his couch. I like Reiji, he is kind but gruff and doesn't expect anything from Naoya. Naoya is slowly falling for Reiji but is expecting the worse because that's his life. Nothing explicit, just a single kiss. Really sweet story.
Mar 22, 2016 Redfox5 rated it really liked it
When I first read this book, I remember being disappointed that it didn't follow the same couple from the first volume. Although they do get a sexy bonus section at the end!

This book follows Aoe, the owner of the B&B who we met in the last volume. He meets Naoya after his ex girlfriend throws a plant pot at his head which misses and knocks Naoya out instead. After taking Naoya to the hospital, he learns that Naoya has no where to go and invites him to stay at his place.

Both of them struggle
Oct 02, 2014 Eli rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites, manga
I love this manga! It gets better with every chapter you read. I love the second story, it's more dramatic and intense.The characters evolve completely, it's amazing how one person can change your life completely, (fiction) but still, in terms of the story, it's a great read, i cried a couple of times in some scenes, laughed in others, but overall a must read even if you're not into this type of manga, the story holds itself strong.
Sep 24, 2013 78sunny rated it really liked it
Meine Meinung:
Band 1 hat mir ja schon gut gefallen und daher hatte ich mir einige Folgebände von dieser Reihe gekauft. Auch dieser zweite Band hat mir wieder gut gefallen. Der Humor ist nicht ganz so meins und wirkt auf mich eher albern, aber diese Stellen sind nur wenig im Manga verstreut. In der ersten Geschichte dieses Bandes (Christmas Children) kamen sogar keine dieser Szenen vor, aber in der zweiten Geschichte (Another Christmas Children) dafür wieder um so mehr.
In 'Christmas Children' (de
Mar 13, 2013 Julie rated it really liked it
Shelves: manga, romance, drame, emotion
Une histoire très mignonne et drôle. Pour lire la suite de ma review
Mar 14, 2011 Di rated it it was amazing
Shelves: suteki-da-ne, passion
Naoya and Aoe-san, one of the best couple in manga EVER ...more
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Mar 01, 2013 Heather C rated it really liked it
Sad but sweet. Better than the first.
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Associated names : 志水雪

Name (in native language) : 志水ゆき

Zodiac : Sagittarius

Blood type : O

Shimizu-sensei hit it big with Love Mode and is currently working on the popular Ze for the publisher Shinshokan. She's very health conscious and loves motorcycles. Shimizu-sensei's introduction to boys' love manga was when she read an issue of the magazine June. Before that she had hated BL.
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