Summary

After her parents leave to care for her ailing grandmother, high schooler Miko “Meeko” Sonoda moves into her uncle’s boarding house. There, she meets its rather unusual residents, including the oldest of the bunch: the grumpy mother hen, Matsunaga-san. With the help of her housemates, Meeko begins to adjust to her new life away from her parents, but she soon learns that no matter how far away from home she is, she’s still a young girl at heart—especially when she finds herself falling for Matsunaga-san …

Genre

Shojo

Publisher

Kodansha

Public

New

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New

"Right now, I have family, I have friends, I got someone who loves me. But..." Meeko's finally discovered that her feelings for her designer housemate Matsunaga are mutual! They won't officially become a couple until after her high school graduation, but knowing Matsunaga cares for her puts Meeko's mind at ease. Meanwhile, after taking on a major new job project, Matsunaga decides to leave the boarding house...but after the going-away party, he suddenly appears before Meeko with big news!

V9 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

“It’s too bad I can’t transform into a high-school student real quick…” Meeko, a teen living in a boarding house, has a crush on Matsunaga-san, her housemate and a designer. After a Christmas date, she’s finally discovered that the feeling’s mutual…but since he wants to see her as a grown woman, he asks her to wait until her high- school graduation for them to officially be a couple. This makes Meeko both happy and irritated in measures…but love is blooming for Ryo, Ken, and Asako as well. But the announcement Matsunaga has for the whole crew will turn the whole house upside down…here in Volume 9!

V8 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

“I love you as a woman…” Volume 8 of this boarding-house opens at Christmas, a time of love for the whole cast! Meeko is still in love with Matsunaga-san, but at their holiday part, she spots his old flame Konatsu telling him that her old love is still there! Shocked, Meeko storms out of the house—only to have Ryo catch her, claiming that he’ll “never make you cry…” “The greatest hope that I have…is that the girl I like connects with someone she likes.”

V7 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

If she doesn't tell him, he'll never know ... ! High schooler Meeko continues to pine for her housemate Matsunaga-san. When she discovers that Matsunaga-san's ex "Konatsu" is actually her homeroom teacher, Kobayashi-sensei, her world gets even more complicated. Meanwhile, her housemate Ryo-kun lends an ear to her romantic troubles while harboring a secret interest in Meeko himself. And what about Matsunaga-san's feelings ... ?! An unfurling web of relationships intertwine in Volume 7 of this boarding house love story!

V6 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

If only she never had to say goodbye. High schooler Meeko continues to pine for Matsunaga-san, the scary-but-kind designer whose room is across from hers. Not only do they spend a day at Kitneyland with each other, they unexpectedly spend a night at a…special…place as well. Afterwards, while preparing for her school festival, Meeko learns that her homeroom teacher Kobayashi-sensei is the “Konatsu” of legend…and that she and Matsunaga-san used to be in a romantic relationship. As complications unfurl, a previously reluctant Matsunaga-san and Ryo-kun show up to Meeko’s school festival! And what could this urgent text from Hattori-san be about…?

V5 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

It seems no amount of secret ardor can get Matsunaga-san to return Meeko's feelings, but the summer brings with it a fresh wave of shocking developments. An unfortunate coincidence convinces Matsunaga-san that Meeko is dating Ryo-kun, but luckily, Meeko manages to resolve the misunderstanding with Ryo-kun's help. But what secrets lie in Matsunaga-san's past? And will he find out she kissed him when he was sick?! From explosive start to finish, you won't be able to tear your eyes away from volume 5 of this boarding house love story!

V4 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

For Meeko, boarding house life has finally become second nature, and her feelings for Matsunaga-san, a professional designer and the eldest at the boarding house, grow stronger with each passing day. Summer break begins, and Meeko gets a part time job to prepare for Matsunaga-san's birthday, only to find out that one of her coworkers is Ryo-kun! With Ryo-kun and everyone else's help, Meeko's party preparations are a huge success... and could the stakes possibly get any higher than when Matsunaga-san invites her to his room...?! Presenting Volume 4, an adrenaline pumping boarding house love story!

V2 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

With the help of her housemates, high schooler Meeko begins to adjust to her new life away from her parents. Even the initially frightening Matsunaga-san helps her out—and between one kind act and another, Meeko finds herself falling for him. After an accidental kiss while enjoying takoyaki, Meeko ends up confessing her feelings!

V1 Living-Room Matsunaga-san

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After her parents leave to care for her ailing grandmother, high schooler Miko “Meeko” Sonoda moves into her uncle’s boarding house. There, she meets its rather unusual residents, including the oldest of the bunch: the grumpy mother hen, Matsunaga-san. With the help of her housemates, Meeko begins to adjust to her new life away from her parents, but she soon learns that no matter how far away from home she is, she’s still a young girl at heart—especially when she finds herself falling for Matsunaga-san …