Nobara Sumiyoshi is a tomboy who loves volleyball and is the successor of an old-fashioned Japanese restaurant - a job that her mother wishes upon her so much that she forces the girls' volleyball team to disband before Nobara can join. Frustrated by her mother's decisions, Nobara leaves home to seek help from her aunt, who lets her live in the boys' volleyball team dorm with one condition: Nobara must act as the dorm mother. Determined to play volleyball at any cost, Nobara recruits five girls and forms a new team. However, her mother still stands in her way, so with the help of her sister Nobara convinces her mother to allow her to play only until she graduates. With only three years to pursue her dream, Nobara must find a way to lead her team to victory and juggle new friendships, romance, and her duties as dorm mother.
I don't read a lot of Shoujo manga, but I like this one a lot, so if you wanna try Shoujo I recommend starting with this. read more
Nobara is the heiress of a traditional Japanese restaurant. Being the soon-to-be owner, it requires the feminine characteristic or what they call the Yamato Nadeshiko. Nobara, however, does not possess any femininity unlike her younger sister. She tries so hard but it is not her real self. She finds the thing she is good at: playing volleyball. Some people believe in her, and she grew a passion for it. Even if... read more
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