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Tomoko Hayakawa

Full Name: Tomoko Hayakawa
Gender: Female
Number of Works: 33
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ISBN: 0345479122, 9780345479129
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 207
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

MAKEOVER OF THE CENTURYIt’s a gorgeous, spacious mansion, and four handsome, fifteen-year-old friends are allowed to live in it for free! There’s only one condition–that within three years the guys must transform the owner’s wallflower niece into a lady befitting the palace in which they all live! How hard can it be?Enter Sunako Nakahara, the agoraphobic, horror-movie-loving, pockmark-faced, frizzy-haired, fashion-illiterate recluse who tends to break into explosive nosebleeds whenever she sees anyone attractive. This project is going to take more than our four heroes e
ISBN: 0345479491, 9780345479495
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 181
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%

THE SPIRIT OF A LADYFour fabulous guys must completely transform a high school girl if they want to keep living rent-free in her aunt’s luxurious mansion. But Sunako Nakahara, the most fashion-hopeless girl in Japan, would rather live like a hermit and watch her favorite horror movies than undergo a makeover.When the guys stumble upon the mansion’s secret subbasement, they discover the ghost of a prim and proper lady who (thankfully) begins to possess Sunako’s soul. It seems their problem is solved. Too bad that Sunako’s now-suitable personality includes a desire to loc
ISBN: 0345479998, 9780345479990
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 214
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

A BEAUTIFUL MIND . . . MAYBEA fabulous foursome of gorgeous guys may live in a magnificent mansion for free, but only if they can turn Sunako, the horror-movie-obsessed, fashion-illiterate niece of the owner, into a proper lady. Oh, and did the aunt mention that Sunako needs to get good grades, too? Sunako must achieve an average above 80 percent, or the deal’s off.No problem! Sunako scores high in all subjects–except math, which she consistently fails miserably. Now the guys have to tutor their reluctant student through hours of course work, avoiding the pitfalls of her gruesome h
ISBN: 0345480015, 9780345480019
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 182
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

A BACHELORETTE WITH BANGSFour gorgeous yet determined guys are still struggling to turn their reluctant, homely housemate Sunako into a proper lady. So far, the dreamy quartet have miraculously managed to cover up Sunako’s total lack of progress from their landlady, Sunako’s aunt, who is eager to see results. She has even set Sunako up on a blind date! If the aunt finds out that Sunako is still clinging to the darkness, their rent is sure to skyrocket. It looks like the only way out is to convince the meddling relative that Sunako already has a boyfriend. But which of the four guys
ISBN: 0345480945, 9780345480941
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 181
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

MEET THE PARENTSSunako Nakahara and her four handsome housemates are enjoying their glamorous lifestyle at her aunt’s mansion–until Sunako’s father makes a surprise appearance. After learning that Sunako is going out with Kyohei, he flies all the way from Africa to investigate whether Kyohei is worthy of his precious daughter! Sunako vows to keep at least one secret from her prying father: her room full of horror-movie memorabilia. She urges him to leave immediately and peacefully. But will she be able to bid him a fond farewell before Kyohei is worn out by his tests and her
ISBN: 0345485300, 9780345485304
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 179
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

OUT OF THE DARKNESSPoor Kyohei is cursed . . . no, not by the devil or evil spirits. Not even by the dark, macabre Sunako, the girl he and his three pals have been trying to transform into a demure lady. Kyohei is cursed by his own good looks. When Sunako rejects him for being too good-looking, Kyohei runs way. His friends wonder what could have happened to him, but only Sunako, racked with guilt, knows the truth. It appears that the only way for Sunako to save poor Kyohei is to become a true creature of the light. But can Sunako finally emerge from the Goth shadows and bring Kyohei home, or w
ISBN: 0345483707, 9780345483706
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 181
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

THE STORY BEHIND THE STORYHow did four of Japan’s hottest guys end up living in the same magnificent mansion? The shocking revelations continue! And whatever happened to the idea of giving Sunako a major makeover? If the foursome wants to remain in their luxurious surroundings, they need to follow through on the original agreement. Sunako’s aunt will no doubt threaten to kick them out (again!) if they fail to transform Sunako from a dark loner into a beautiful young lady.This volume also features “Yuki Versus the Abominable Snow Woman,” an ill-fated visit to a haunted s
ISBN: 0345483715, 9780345483713
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 178
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

PAPA? MAMA?Four of Japan’s hottest guys are doing their best in their mission to turn dark, macabre Sunako into a dainty young woman. Gorgeous Ranmaru is famous for his smooth way with the ladies. But when a cute toddler named Rin shows up calling Ranmaru “Daddy,” it seems that Ranmaru’s days of swinging bachelorhood may be over! Ranmaru swears that Rin is not his kid, but they sure look an awful lot alike. Ranmaru does his darndest to avoid the little boy, but Sunako turns out to have a soft spot for the little squirt. It looks like Ranmaru just might have to accept hi
ISBN: 0345485262, 9780345485267
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 177
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

THE GHOULISH GRANNYFour of Japan’s most gorgeous guys have the near-impossible task of turning goth-loner Sunako into a lady. When they find Sunako all dressed up and ready for a night on the town, the guys think their luck may have finally changed. Hoping to catch a glimpse of Sunako’s date, the quartet follow her out the door. But instead of a handsome young prince, they find an old granny with a taste for the macabre!Granny’s Museum of Horrors is closing shop and she’s promised all of the remaining items to her best (and only) customer, Sunako. Just what the guys nee
ISBN: 0345485270, 9780345485274
Keywords: shichihenge, yamatonadeshiko, wallflower
Pages: 176
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

A MATCH MADE IN HELLFour of Japan’s hottest guys are struggling (in elegant surroundings) with the biggest challenge of their lives . . . transforming the geeky goth, Sunako, into a delicate lady. When Sunako’s auntie–and the guys’s landlady–arrives unannounced, she finds Sunako enjoying a slasher flick in the darkest recesses of her room. Clearly no progress has been made! So auntie decides there’s only one way to turn her niece into a lady: Send Sunako and Kyohei on a little romantic getaway. Their accommodations for the evening consist of a vibrating bed,