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Satoshi Shiki
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Aku No Hana

4.21  ·  Rating details ·  155 ratings  ·  12 reviews
The story takes place in a small town located in Gunma Prefecture and follows Takao Kasuga, a middle school bookworm whose favorite book is Charles Baudelaire's Les Fleurs du mal, after which the series is named. One day after school, he discovers and impulsively steals the gym clothes of Nanako Saeki, the classmate he has a crush on. However, a lonely girl named Sawa Naka ...more
206 pages
Published 1999 by Shūeisha (first published December 1998)
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Víctor Cázares
Jul 18, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Primero vi el anime, y como a todos nos sucedió, nos dejó con un gran hueco en el estómago. Un hueco de incertidumbre cavado por la incontinuidad. Pasaron 3 años y nunca fue llenado. No me explico por qué ya no darle seguimiento a una obra maestra como esta. Así que me decidí a leer el manga. Yo nunca había leído uno.

Terminó. Y sólo puedo pensar en:

¿Quiénes realmente somos?... ¿Somos tan bondadosos e inclinados a hacer el bien como pensamos? ¿Hemos hecho todo lo que hemos creído necesario hasta
Jun 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It's just the kind of story that sort of kills you and yet you find yourself saying "thank you so much, please keep on stabbing me, thank you, thank you".

I love how it all began, and how the characters evolved. I admire Kasuga, but I'm not crazy about him so much that I'd consider him a favorite. Nakamura almost had my respect but she just went suddenly mellow and I have a bit of a thing for consistency effect. Nanako was just pretentious for me. I could tell from the start that she was an actua
May 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
For those who think that understand the rotten words from Baudelaire this manga is an excelent dosis of our favourite venom that most of us harvest in the shadows of our sewer-subconscious.
Le Nguyen
May 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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best read of my year.
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4.5 stars
Cristian J.R.
Aug 02, 2016 rated it it was ok
Shelves: manga
Aku no hana básicamente nos cuenta la historia de un joven muy nihilista e influenciable que se deja atrapar por una joven que literalmente tiene problemas psicológicos. Creo que esta obra habla directamente a nuestro ''yo'' adolescente cuando nos creíamos especiales, cuando éramos tan cínicos que leíamos a Nietzsche pensando ''joder soy un súperhombre'' cuando en realidad no éramos más que unos críos hipócritas influenciados por ideas que nos hacían creer que éramos diferentes. Mientras algunos ...more
Mar 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I'm in love. As much as I don't like manga, this gem brought the hope in the genre back for me. If you're up for a psychological torture lived with the characters and are not afraid of taking a stroll into a psycho's mind, I'd give it a go. Heck, you HAVE to read it!
Cynthia Lam
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El final es un poco a la carrera pero me encantó el concepto psicológico que se maneja con los personajes, además que dan el plus de explicación en el último capítulo.
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