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Taiyou no Kikoushi  
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Description
Saitou Hikaru wants to travel overseas more than anything, too bad he can't pass the exam that would qualify him for it. Then he trips over the handsome foreigner Leo in a park and takes him home. Leo acts like a young master, but Hikaru can't resist his sweetness. Did Hikaru let a wolf in his house? And who is Leo, really?

Type
Manga

Related Series
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Associated Names
太陽の貴公子
Noble Contract (also German title)

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Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.6 (end) by Dangerous Pleasure (2040d ago)
v.1 c.5 by Dangerous Pleasure (2103d ago)
v.1 c.4 by Dangerous Pleasure (2285d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
1 Volume (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
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User Rating
Average: 8.4 / 10.0 (512 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.31 / 10.0
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Last Updated
October 10th 2013, 3:03am PST


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Year
2008

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Serialized In (magazine)
Chara (Tokuma Shoten)

Licensed (in English)
No

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Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1001 increased(+128)
Monthly Pos #1634 increased(+290)
3 Month Pos #2238 increased(+400)
6 Month Pos #2823 increased(+194)

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On 238 reading lists
On 136 wish lists
On 1516 completed lists
On 21 unfinished lists
On 267 custom lists

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Everything is sparkling   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by mashimaro12345
September 9th, 2013, 10:59pm
The art is so good till your eyes can't even take it! Combined with such a dramatic plot, what's not to like? The only thing lacking is the length, a few more volumes would be even more satisfying
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Stunning art   
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by sandyatthebeach1
November 26th, 2012, 9:31pm
Art. So. Beautiful. Haha, I normally don't like long hair on guys, but man, Leo and Baltes had some luscious locks, lol, and man, it suited them. All the characters are so beautifully drawn, and the expressions, and just everything- so gorgeous. But, it's not just the art- this is a really heart-warming story that's beautifully spun, with a good amount of character development for such a short piece. DO NOT SKIP THIS ONE! It's short, but the entire manga is so breathtaking (art, romance, emotions and psychology, just everything). Please, do yourself a favor and read this!
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Pretty and/or Wise   
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by supmaguire
August 7th, 2012, 1:16pm
The art is beautiful in this manga--there are flowing Fabio-like locks galore here lol it's interesting to see how the mangaka combined Indian and Greek aesthetics to invent Leo's "national style"

This manga is not 100% THE BEST, but there's definitely evidence that the mangaka was going for a deeper kind of story with injections of wisdom that were really kind of moving--I enjoyed this manga a lot because it wasn't entirely a cliche

... Last updated on August 7th, 2012, 1:17pm
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It's BEAUTIFUL!!! ♥ ♥ ♥   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by fisukisuki
June 16th, 2012, 10:06am
WONDERFUL EVER!!! THE BEST ONE EVER!!! ♥ biggrin ♥ Really can- no, it's really beat Royal Fiancé !!! It's really Briliant!! So touching and Interesting! The storyline is really good. And the main characters is really interesting! None is disappointed me. I really grateful that i can read it. Such a wonderful story. I don't know if i should wish it will be more or not. Because it's really great manga that i think i want to read it again and again. And the art is beautiful too...! Ohh~ Recommend it! ♥
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I love this so much.   
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by Doph
September 28th, 2011, 11:02pm
The plot was amazing, though I got bored at the last second chapter.
It's amazing how the author showed the different sides of the 2 main characters and how their love developed so fast yet it might not be accepted by the society.
Happy ending is such a plus!!!
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yay   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by nadl-chan
August 11th, 2011, 12:44pm
Even so this manga is - when I think about it - reallly nothing special. Not the art (typical for Maruya Kae) and the storyline (prety much average). It`s one of my favourie mangas! I can read it over and over again.
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Lovely~   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by shininghero16
June 28th, 2011, 5:37pm
The art is plain gorgeous. Talk about major bishies =3 But good art isn't the only thing this manga has to offer.

It's a unique plot, if not a bit clique with who Leo actually turns out to be, but I'm not spoiling anything, plus, that only made the story more entertaining. What many mangas lack for me is good character development, but the characters in this manga felt real and were well thought out. Hikaru is not your typical Uke, he's one of those few ukes that you just can't help but fall in love with. Leo, on the other hand, is pretty much your regular Seme but he has his perks.

Anyway, it was a very enjoyable read and I felt entertained throughout the chapters. Definitely not a waste of time. ^_^

Characters: 9/10
Art: 10/10
Plot: 9/10
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her art keeps getting better   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by pleochroic
March 12th, 2011, 9:47am
i could just faint from the pretty. the story isn't quite my thing; too unrealistic while i am on a realism binge. and even if i were fancying fantasy, this is just not gonna do it for me; i am 100 years too old for stories about princes from far-away lands falling for the straight-talking commoner. but it's certainly well enough crafted for its type.

i don't really care about the story here, as long as it's not total crap. maruya kae could illustrate the phone book and i'd buy it. absolutely THE prettiest boys in BL land IMO.
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Romance! (Prince Included)   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by MightyMaeve
January 24th, 2010, 6:49am
Wow! This one has it all for a typical shoujo-style yaoi! Sweet romance for the traditional romantic, a little non-con for the fetish-er, plot for the academic, and psychology for the human behaviour studier. And art for the eyes to glut upon!

Its very happily-ever-after, but not before the reader is taken on a journey of angst and ponderings. It's not uber-dramatic or original, so it won't stick long in my memory, but it is certainly an enjoyable quick read in the afternoon!
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Sweetness   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by konmyu
July 2nd, 2009, 12:04pm
I had sensei's works a long time, stuffing in my pc. Then, yesterday I read it. And I cant believe I hadnt check it before. The art is incredible, she draws stunning gorgeous characters. They're not only awfully pretty, they're well worked on, with thoughts, personalities and psicological stuff well defined. And the plot is well designed, although is not a complex or complete one -I mean, its still this world, and they're only people passing by, and its not a big production like Loveless-, but she has quite a touching way to express feelings and wanderings....

Whatelse? Well, I think this manga has become on of my favourites among all my collection -and believe me, I have a huge increasing collection xD Like 600 mangas, more or less xD-

I highly recommend it. Trust me wink

... Last updated on July 2nd, 2009, 12:07pm
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