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Title(s): Paradise Kiss
パラダイス・キス
天堂之吻
ParaKiss
Author(s): Yazawa Ai
Artist(s): YAZAWA Ai
Genres: Drama, Josei, Mature, Romance, School life
Start Date: 1999
Status: Completed
Summary:
Yukari wants nothing more than to make her parents happy by studying hard and getting into a good college. One afternoon, however, she is kidnapped by a group of self-styled fashion-obsessed artists who call themselves "Paradise Kiss." Yukari suddenly finds herself flung into the roller-coaster life of the fashion world, guided by George, art-snob extraordinaire. In a glamorous makeover of body, mind and soul, she is turned from a hapless bookworm into her friends' own exclusive clothing model.

In this manga we meet characters from Gokinjo Monogatari like Mikako (and her little sister, Miwako - she's in the "ParaKiss" group) and Arashi's father (only a poster, but still), as well as new characters like Isabella.
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Manga for the culture-conscious
Written by Topside on September 22, 2011 at 2:44 AM
Overall Rating
Excellent
Story: 5
Dialogue: 5
Animation: 5
Entertainment: 5
While Nana is Yazawa's best-known manga to be sure, Paradise Kiss was where it all started for me.

The story follows a typical high-school girl who gets pulled into the world of high fashion by a troupe from a local art school. The troupe's leader, George, rules his cadre with a velvet touch and an iron fist, seeking absolute perfection in his clothing - and his reluctant model. As our heroinne is pulled deeper into George's web, she begins to re-examine the life she has led and the goals she has set for herself, even as she questions George's (read more)
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