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Doukyuusei (NAKAMURA Asumiko)  
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A boy met a boy. They were in the flush of youth. They were in love that felt like a dream, like a sparkling soda pop.


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Associated Names
同級生 (中村明日美子)
Classmate (NAKAMURA Asumiko)

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Latest Release(s)
c.Extra by blthings (192d ago)
v.1 c.5 + Extra by Nakama (1477d ago)
v.1 c.4 by Nakama (1530d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
1 Volume (Complete)

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User Rating
Average: 8.9 / 10.0 (387 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.73 / 10.0
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Last Updated
May 14th 2013, 6:03pm PST

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Serialized In (magazine)
Opera (Akaneshinsha)

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Weekly Pos #815 increased(+123)
Monthly Pos #1547 decreased(-45)
3 Month Pos #1684 increased(+192)
6 Month Pos #1845 increased(+164)

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On 236 wish lists
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Innocent and bittersweet love   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Tentacle
June 13th, 2010, 4:07pm
This is completely to my taste. It has a wonderful sense of humor with beautiful art and the love is so innocent and bittersweet. All the characters feel so life-like and lovable.

The way Nakamura Asumiko descirbes it herself is the perfect way:
"I wanted to really go back to basics and write a story that is so pure and innocent and as slow and vexing as it can be."
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by Sakanda
June 1st, 2010, 6:52pm
I am completely in love with this manga - by far my favorite BL manga out there.

The art is just so unique and interesting that I can't help but fall for it, and I love the character's dynamic.

I think what really draws me to this manga though, is not so much the plot (which is simple, sweet and refreshing for a BL) but the storytelling itself. The mangaka's pace, paneling and tendency toward poetic narrative completely captures the interest of the reader.

This manga is refreshing, sweet, and totally manages to express that "first love", and convey those simple yet hard to explain feelings to the reader. I highly recommend this!
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by AgentSanSan
November 28th, 2009, 3:17pm
This manga is one of my favorite shounen-ai's so far. A pity it isn't updated more often.
The writing and art conveys such a pure love. It's very emotional, relate-able, and just a joy to read in general.
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11/10 stars   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by gwisoon
September 2nd, 2009, 3:08am
Love, love love this manga. The art is rather unique for a shounen-ai manga, but its no less pretty (: and the stories are ridiculously sweet. Trust me when I say that you'll get hooked on this~
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Innocent and simple   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by daisukidesuyo
July 25th, 2009, 1:02pm
The art really matches this sort of plot: both very simplistic. You simply have two boys that become close and fall in love. The characters are so cute in their personality too!

One boy just shouts out, surprised, "I think I have a crush on you!" It seems to childish and so innocent. And although they do mention that they are boys, they don't let it get in the way of their feelings. Both characters are also pretty shy, although one does make most of the moves. I really really like it so far and art just makes it even more memorable.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by gofl
July 4th, 2009, 4:40pm
as beautiful as always, in Nakamura-sensei's style. you probaly can't not find yaoi in her works (or maybe you can but i can't smile) but if you want to read something warm and peaceful, go for Doukyuusei.

her art is unique, it might be a little hard to accept at first but when you get used to it you'll see nothing but good =))

only talk about Doukyuusei, yep, you might think it's just some other shounen-ai manga but no, in fact it's really deep and interesting.
i've read the whole volume 1 and now dying in waiting for it.

yeah, highly recommend this one.
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