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Gakuen Alice, Vol. 05 (学園アリス [Gakuen Alice] #5)

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[Read Chapter 1 at URL] The Alice Festival is coming to a close, but the surprises and fun aren't over for Mikan and her friends yet! Things get a little crazy for Narumi's musical when an accident takes out some of the performers, and Mikan has to step in as the star of the show. But what will happen when she and Luca have to kiss on stage?! And as if that's not enough, a ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published December 23rd 2008 by Tokyopop (first published July 16th 2004)
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Ahmad Sharabiani
Alice Academy = Gakuen Alice, Vol. 05 (Gakuen Alice, #5), Tachibana Higuchi
Viszed
Apr 16, 2017 rated it really liked it
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Reader17 Der
Dec 22, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: manga-read
This is such a cute series. In this volume the school festival is still going on and there is a play that Luca is in. Something happens to the cast members and Mikan steps in. Luca just happens to be playing snow white who will Mikan have to play?

Also at the end of the festival there is a dance. There is a saying that whoever dances the last dance will end up falling in love and being a couple. Who will Mikan dance with Natsumi, Luca or someone else.

I love this series it makes me smile and laug
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Katie
Jun 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: manga, completed
see full review @ Katie's Corner


It has been a long time since I set down and read a very long manga. Yup, you’re not mistaken, there are 180 chapters and 31 volumes in total. Ns truth to be told I actually wanted it to continue, but maybe it will, in a spin-off series, I am still dreaming about that, but if t will, I’ll definitely put the notice on the blog.

But let me get back to the story. To say the truth it has been around a week since I started writing this review, and it’s only because ther
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Doreen
Dec 31, 2008 rated it really liked it
This book wasn't quite as good as the others. I admit that I came to this series from the excellent anime, whose storyline ends with this book (excepting the final episode, which was kind of a cop-out, admittedly) and for the first time I found the manga inferior to the animated version. There were still interesting bits the anime skipped, but it seemed that there was more heart, for a change, in the anime than the manga. Still an excellent read, and my very favorite manga.
Jeffrey
Feb 13, 2011 rated it really liked it
Tachibana Higuchi takes it up a notch in the fifth volume as she explores some of the tragedies implied in the world's construction. It's mostly character development fluff, rather than plot, but it does a good job of providing depth and breadth to the world. Very well done.
Mikaela
Apr 05, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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Lol... Ruka-pyon is so kawaii. ♡ haha! He totally has a crush on Mikan. And it's obvious to everyone else except for Mikan. Like now, he wanted to say "you're cute" to Mikan but said something else instead. XD haha it's so cute that Hotaru picked Mikan to be her last dance. :)))
Doremili
Dec 01, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Ya casi termino el anime
Claire
Feb 11, 2010 rated it it was amazing
AWESOME!
Ashley Chen
Nov 29, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Review to come.
Shanna Hurd
Feb 09, 2013 rated it really liked it
Mikan ends up in the school play at the last minute. Then she has fun at the school festival dance. Fun story so far, I can't wait to see where it goes in the next volume.
Maria
Jan 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
It just keeps getting better and better!
Maranda
Jan 08, 2016 rated it it was ok
Shelves: manga
I did like lurning were bear came from and it was a really cute volume but it just wasnt my fav.
Abby
Sep 05, 2010 rated it it was amazing
omg!! natsume and mikan?! :O
Biondy
Jan 29, 2014 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Ujian bahasa Jepangnya disuruh menulis surat cints ke Pak Narumi :v
Nicole West
Jul 07, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: my-favorites, comics
Oooh Natsume is jealous of his best friend!
Christine Bernadette
Jun 14, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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Volume 6 now! I can't even explain how happy I am reading this. I can actually blame this one for me being so unproductive at work lately. Haha. xx
Reina Marie
Jun 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Kaname's condition makes me cry (even the anime too), scratch that, every volume makes me cry. I'm like Mikan -.-
Anjali
Feb 26, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I LOVE GAKUEN ALICE!! I feel bad for Luca but gooooo Natsume!!
Keri (JD)
Sep 08, 2009 rated it really liked it
<3 the LGBTIQ themes.
Phoebe Andamo
Sep 11, 2015 rated it really liked it
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"The Sleeping Snow White in the Woods"
Kaname, the one who made bear, appears.
Victoria Newman
Sep 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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Is a great book to read
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[[If you're looking for a French translation, search under "L'académie Alice", with the engine set to amazon.fr.]]

Tachibana Higuchi (樋口 橘, HIGUCHI Tachibana), born 1976-03-16 , is a Japanese manga artist. In year 1996, she first made her debut work in Bessatsu Hana to Yume's 5th issue, entitled 5 Gatsu no Sakura (『5月のサクラ』?).

During an interview with Tokyopop, she gave a detailed account of how she
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