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2015 Shoujo Retrospective and Trends

I’ve been trying to organize this post into something, but I don’t think that’s going to happen. So… get ready for some more rambling. This post will only be about Japanese language shoujo manga. I’ll start with some shoujo magazine news that caught my eye in 2015. Series Moves: “Pochamani” moved from bi-monthly Hana to Yume to monthly Betsuhana. “Seiten

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Scratching of Surface of “Anne of Green Gables” Connection to Shoujo

While reading “Bread & Butter” Chapter 4 today, I came across an “Anne of Green Gables” reference in one of the panels. I’ve never read “Anne of Green Gables” because I fall asleep before I can finish the first chapter. Unfortunately, this means I have no idea what the reference means, which means I can’t translate it. So I decided

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