To Be Next to You, Volume 1

Nina is in love with her kind, handsome neighbor Kyosuke, and though he’s off to high school, she doesn’t see their friendly relationship changing much at all. But soon enough, Nina finds Kyosuke kissing another girl, his classmate. Will the one-year difference change them after all? Or can she work up the courage to confess and win him over once and for all? A sweet story of the joys and pains of first love.

Next Volume: To Be Next to You, Volume 2

Nina had become wary of Yuiko after she shared a kiss with Kyosuke. Even after Nina confesses to Kyosuke, his only reply is, "I can't look at you in that...

Most Recent Volume: To Be Next to You, Volume 10

A huge hit! This is the last installment of Atsuko Namba's story about pure romance. With the start of a new season, who does Nina’s smile lie with? Also included...

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