Sweet Blue Flowers, Vol. 1

Sweet Blue Flowers, Vol. 1

Title:Sweet Blue Flowers, Vol. 1
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781421592985
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:382 pages

Akira Okudaira is starting high school and is ready for exciting new experiences. And on the first day of school, she runs into her best friend from kindergarten at the train station! Now Akira and Fumi have the chance to rekindle their friendship, but life has gotten a lot more complicated since they were kids…

Fumi is glad Akira is back in her life. Even in kindergarten, Akira knew how to stand up for herself, and she was always willing to stand up for Fumi too. But Fumi’s first love recently got married, and Fumi is grappling with a broken heart and the fact that her sweetheart was another woman… Can Akira’s open heart help dispel the gloom Fumi has been caught up in?


    Sweet Blue Flowers, Vol. 1 Reviews

  • Rod Brown

    Well, sweet is the perfect word for this little story of romance and friendship at two neighboring all-girls schools. I really love the lead characters. I wish I had the second volume right now.p.s. I...

  • Online Eccentric Librarian

    More reviews (and no fluff) on the blog http://surrealtalvi.wordpress.com/ Sweet Blue Flowers is a gentle slice of life following two main characters: Fumi (shy, emotional) and Akira (outgoing, kind)...

  • taz

    It's a really sweet story! Takako Shimura writes (and illustrates!) LGBT+ fiction without the fetishization and concept of "sinfulness" that permeates the yaoi and yuri genres. The main characters are...

  • Amber

    Oh heck, I don't know what's come over me, but I'm reading manga all over again. (And to be fair, they're all so very short and easy to binge on) Sweet Blue Flowers I immediately jumped on, because,...

  • Laura

    I liked this and it is very queer, but it had some issues that I can't tell whether it is me disliking a character or me disliking the craft. I will most likely read more. Art is gentle and pretty. Th...

  • Shawna (BacchusVines)

    Yuri manga! WxW!This was so cute!! I love Akira so much!! And Fumi is more like me than any of the other characters. And I love how open Sugimoto's family was to her dating. I expect nothing less from...

  • Bryan

    Extremely adorable coming of age story. I really enjoyed that the romantic aspect of the story focused on the developing of a crush and the dating. My favorite part of this book though is the friendsh...

  • Cecelia

    I'M OBSESSED THIS IS THE CUTEST...

  • Claire

    Crying real tears over this book...

  • Sans

    Sweet, slow, and a little childish. Very much a shoujo manga with a yuri twist. ...