Sweetness and Lightning

Alt title: Amaama to Inazuma

Vol: 12; Ch: 56
2013 - 2018
4.273 out of 5 from 208 votes
Rank #1,388
Sweetness and Lightning

Having lost his wife, math teacher Kouhei Inuzuka is doing his best to raise his young daughter Tsumugi as a single father. He’s pretty bad at cooking and doesn’t have a huge appetite to begin with, but chance brings his little family and one of his students, Kotori Iida, together for homemade adventures. With those three cooks in the kitchen, it’s no wonder this dinner table drama is so delicious.

Source: Kodansha

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PowerUpOrDie Dec 5, 2017
Score 7/10

A delightful little cooking manga that's remarkably re-readable. STORY Sweetness and Lighting uses a highly episodic structure, so it's fairly easy to pick up at any point. Gido Amakure definitely went for a light tone here, we're talking Full House levels of drama. Yet while this manga clearly leans towards cute and happy, it never quite crosses the line into a full-blown unreadable saccharine glob of... read more

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Sweetness & Lightning
  • TV (12 eps)
  • 2016

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