Hot Gimmick (GN 8 of 12)
Title: Hot Gimmick
Volume: GN 8 / 12
Distributor: Viz Media
Release date: 2005-03-15
Suggested retail price: $9.95
Age rating: 16+
ISBN-10: 159116706X 159116706X
ISBN-13: 9781591167068 9781591167068
Will wonders never cease...? It appears that relations between the forever-hapless Hatsumi and her haughty quasi-boyfriend Ryoki Tachibana are on the up-and-up, but not if Ryoki's mom has her way.
Deeming Hatsumi unworthy of her heavenly son's affections, Mrs. Tachibana hatches a scheme for Ryoki to fall in love with an equally brainy, upper-class young lady. Will Ryoki drop Hatsumi like a proverbial bag of dirt when this new "Little Miss Perfect" shows up?
Plus, an equally jaw-dropping flashback to Hatsumi's tiny-tot days that throws new light on how the veritable train wreck of her life got started.
Story and art by Miki Aihara.
(added on 2005-01-04, modified on 2005-01-04)
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