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Manic Love

3.55  ·  Rating details ·  47 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
During the summer of his second year in high school, Maki Sonoda found love for the first time in the arms of his cram school teacher, Haruji Shirai. Blinded by the illusions of his first love, Maki can think only of getting to know Haruji more. But, things become complicated when Maki realizes that Haruji is really in love with high school teacher Mr. Mizuguchi. Three men ...more
Paperback, 168 pages
Published September 22nd 2007 by Digital Manga Publishing
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Heather
Jul 29, 2017 rated it liked it
A different kind of student x teacher story. The main character is a teen whose purpose in the plot is to get the two men he loves to hook up with each other. I guess it's altruistic motivation, as he knows the other two men love each other and not him, but it makes me wonder why he had to be the focal character in the story, since that's the case. It's just kind of strange.

The two older men were former (teacher-student) lovers and are now both teachers. The one man tells his student, the main c
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Nikyta *Miss Forgetful*
This story is a bit different than what I normally read. I liked it, it was entertaining, but at the same time I didn't. The story revolves around Maki knowing Mizuguchi but having sex with Haruji. Haruji and Mizuguchi had a relationship years before but their pride made them break up. Haruji still loves Mizuguchi and Mizuguchi still loves Haruji. Maki is somewhere in the middle loving both of them but not actually 'loving' them. However, Maki knows all this so he does what he can to bring them ...more
Sarah Hayes
Mar 18, 2016 rated it liked it
Shelves: manga-lns-misc
I would rather give it a 3.5 than a 3 or a 4, but the rating system, ya know? I struggled with the stars on this one, but honestly, there's a lot of sex. Like, a good 80% of it is dedicated to sex scenes or necking scenes. And while most of them have purpose and serve to explain character flaws and motivations, that's so much sex. Especially when the quieter moments between characters sometimes were more poignant and intimate than the dirty stuff. It's a weird love triangle that ends up being li ...more
Didi
Nov 15, 2011 rated it it was ok
Shelves: bl-yaoi-manga
I don't really like either one of the three characters yet don't dislike them either. It's a story of undecided people who put on a very decided front met too-cheerful youngster. If I have to choose, the only person I like in this debacle is Ogawa who's not actually has hidden agenda as well. So everybody in this story doesn't show their true selves and feelings. :3
Rya Chan
Jan 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I really do not know why I loved this manga so much, it was a great manga of course...but something about it made me love it and I do not quite know what it is yet.
Shaundra
Mar 26, 2013 rated it really liked it
It was diffrent, in a very good way!!
Shahna
Mar 14, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: own
S'all right,
Easy to read.
Entertaining.
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