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Cactus's Secret (manga)

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Alternative title:
Saboten no Himitsu (Japanese)
サボテンの秘密 (Japanese)
仙人掌的秘密 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Genres: romance
Themes: school
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary:
Since middle school, Miku Yamada has had a crush on classmate Kyohei Fujioka. When she finally has the courage to confess at 16, she ends up punching him over a perceived insult instead. After her failed attempt, she resolves to avoid him as much as possible only for him to start calling her a cactus. Her prickly attitude only peaks his interest and determination to find out why she originally wanted to meet. During his attempts, Miku accidentally admits that she’s been in love (though not with who) and Kyohei volunteers to be her practice partner for a true confession, oblivious of her feelings.
This manga is about a sixteen year old high schooler named Miku Yamada and has a crush on a former bad boy named Fujioka Kyouhei. She has tried everything to get him to noticed her since middle school. The only problem is that everytime she tries to confess kyouhei eithers thinks its a joke or reeeeaaaaallly dense.When she gets mad at him she tries to "get over " him but she comes right back. What will she do with her sinking love life^o^ and will she get over him COMPLETLY. Or will she get through his dumb mind. 
User Ratings: 46 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 3 votes (Eng:1, dub:1, sub:1)
 Excellent: 3 votes (dub:2, Eng:1)
 Very good: 8 votes (Eng:5, sub:3)
 Good: 17 votes (sub:7, Eng:7, dub:1, raw:1, others:1
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 Decent: 11 votes (Eng:9, sub:2)
 So-so: 3 votes (Eng:3)
 Not really good: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 122 users, rank: #694 (of 6677)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.065 (Good), std. dev.: 1.3089, rank: #2935 (of 7368)
Weighted mean: 6.911 (Good), rank: #3995 (of 7368) (seen all: 6.82 / seen some: 7.79)
Bayesian estimate: 6.974 (Good), rank: #2582 (of 3472)
Number of tankoubon: 4
Number of pages: 180
Vintage: 2003-12-29 to 2005-04-30 (serialized in Ribon)
Release dates: We have 12
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    Cactus's Secret (GN 3) 2010-09-07 (from $7.20)
    Cactus's Secret (GN 4) 2010-12-07 (from $7.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Nana Haruta
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shueisha
English staff
English cast
Translation: Su Mon Han

Adaptation: Su Mon Han
Design: Courtney Utt
Lettering: Deron Bennett
Publisher: Hyoe Narita (vols. 1-2)
Touch-up Art: Deron Bennett
VP Of Creative: Linda Espinosa (Vol. 1-2)
VP Of Product Marketing: Gonzalo Ferreyra (Vol. 1-2)
VP of Production: Alvin Lu (Vol. 1-2)
VP of Sales: Gonzalo Ferreyra (Vol. 1-2)
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: Sharp Point Press
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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