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Abandoned in a cabbage patch as a baby, Iseulbi [aka Misty-Rain] is saved from certain death by a witch who brings her up as her own. Far from the company of humans, she is raised as one of the Dokebi, a magical race from Korean myth. Among them she is happy and content, until one day she loses the trust of her protector, causing the enchantment that had kept the secret of her true identity to be broken. She is cast out to the world of her birth and must find her place among her own kind.
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The beginning wasn't too bad. It was actually funny and kinda interesting with good pacing though by vol 3, it started to drag endlessly and the story started to lose its' direction. However, somwhere around vol 5 to 6, the pacing picks up again and the story actually develops into a rather matured mesh of mythology and fairy tale. It's too bad the story and plot wasn't all that consistent or I'd have given it an 8 or even 9. Altogether, it's a fun read if you're looking for something to pass the time.
... Last updated on July 4th, 2008, 12:38pm
the drawing is beautiful! love it... the story is very good, but sometimes parts of the story is a little boring. though the prince is very funny, he looks like a girl, because of his long hair. that's a pitty. but the drawings makes everything ok!! ^_^
REALLY CUTE!! <33
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I LOVE this storyy ! ;DD i found my ideal fairytale!! xDD i LOVE it so much.. although i only read the last vol. xD LOL teehhee, well im gunna really the whole seriess soon ;3 -sigh- thoo i wanted the ''white angel'' to live..x3 butt still GOODD =D
The only complaint I have is the love interest choice
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Misty-rain had much more chemistry with Hanbit than she did with sirius...sirius is too much of a mary sue and not very realistic. In the end she leaves her human family to go with sirius...it was unexpected since
there really isn't that much of a romance between the two.
calm yourself down
Be prepared to face a fairytale like story. And try to ignore world wide know magical references(sleeping beauty, Medusa etc.). Because this story is not bad. It's originality would be greater without those references, but that's only my opinion. Despite that I think this is readable. Author presents us with a mystical kingdom, a damsel in distress(constantly), and a prince on a white unicorn, a witch, a curse etc... It's not so bad to read something different from time to time, and it's unique enough to be interested.
btw. Misty-Rains character reminded me of someone- That orphan girl who dreamed of becoming a lady... don't know why exactly.
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Loved it!! Though some parts dragged on so long, like for instance I wish it hadn't taken so long for you know who's memory to come back.. But all in all it was great. The artwork was gorgeous. Would've loved a more detailed ending reunion though..
I'm not gonna lie, I totally shed a couple tears when they sent her to the human world... even though i KNEW it was gonna happen.. Yeah I know... kinda pathetic. :p
... Last updated on January 31st, 2010, 3:18am
Oh god, sometimes this series just made me want to pull my hair out... it was that annoying at times. The story was nice most of the time and it seemed to be moving along just fine, but then this crazy, weird BS popped out of nowhere.
I liked the love story between Misty Rain & you-know-who-if-read-the-story, but, aargh, the story seemed to drag on (am I being redundant?). Anyways, it was a sweet story, regardless of that drag-gy aspect. And the art was pretty, too, IMO.
... Last updated on June 5th, 2009, 9:05pm
This is not an exciting story but is good, that is if you are into fantasy. If like me you have to be in the mood then save it for when you are because it's 7 volumes of fairy tales.
Alright but a little unsatisfying after a while
Well, in general, I liked the story. At the beginning I found it very interesting and addictive. But after a while, i began to loose interest in the characters. I thought that there was something missing, though I'm not sure I can put my finger on it. Maybe it was the tempo, that was a little too slow. Or maybe the characters were lost a little, kind of loosing their bright colors after manipulating them enough. I don't know. But I guess I fell a little incomplete finishing this series... I still think it was good overall, but I cannot get myself to give it more than a 7. Am I too harsh?
The start was great but wish the human world story part was better and it drag on. The ending was alright, it would be nice to see if they had children in the end X3. The artwork was wonderful. I'm looking forward to read the author other work.