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Taotie Niangzi (Novel)

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The Ghost doctor sees evil and good as a mystery/riddle. She is the savior of all monsters as well as the nightmare of all monsters. The doctor works outside of this world, in a place where monsters exist, called Peach Capital. And as she tours around, she takes her little monk to go through the world while searching for the "hundred demon spectrum".

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Shabake Series (Novel)

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Kaitou Queen wa Circus ga Osuki (Novel)

In a world filled with airships, the Kaitou Queen is someone who never fails to steal what they are after. Their age and gender is unknown. However, a mysterious circus troupe appears, with magicians hypnotists, and those with other special powers in its ranks. The circus troupe manages to steal the gem that Kaitou Queen is after, and challenges Kaitou Queen to a contest.

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Colorful (Novel)

Colorful (Novel)

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The Tree signaled the others with a sad cry of its approaching death. Not one of the leaves below it is without grief. Yet before the Tree withered away, it gives birth to a Flower, a Flower that is responsible for protecting the Leaves. Facing their own most powerful protector, The Leaves panicked… A guardian Flower who has lost its tree…can easily become insane. “We cannot keep him, definitely not.” The guardian who was abandoned by his own people… was then picked up by humans. The Humans gave him a name ––– Gong Hua. A gentle human taught him love. The deaths of his loved ones taught him hate. Although Gong Hua just began to understand the world, the first thing he finds himself wanting is… Revenge

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Hikari no Ou (Novel)

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