A collection of 12 short stories published in one volume by Shogakukan in 1988. A fantasy about a middle-aged office worker who trains every day in order to become Japan's first astronaut. This work also includes earlier short stories, such as Beta!!. (Source: Wikipedia)
Creator & Rold InformationUrasawa, Naoki
General and Her Medic Lover
Doctor Hide Identity
She is the War Goddess. She is the Death. She is the soul of hundreds of troops. She fought for country, but her mom was framed up and got killed. She swore to revenge, however, she found a dreadful plot behind it. He is a swordsman. He is a miracle doctor. He is also a perfect-pretended spy. He is gentle and loyal. He came to her with his intention, but healed her all wounds and fell in love with her unconsciously.
My Red String of Fate
Western Fantasy Magic
Red strings are the signs of death. These strings attach to the body will attack the person's somatic function until they die. However, this should just be a setting in a novel! I somehow transmigrated into the body of a supporting character with the sole skill of removing the red strings. One day, I saved a man on the street and he turned out to be the angel of death - a stand-by lover of the female lead in the novel! Weirdly, there is a red string connecting the two of us...
Super Peach Blossom Luck
Eastern Fantasy Superpower
Luke, a college student who has a good personality and grades, is suddenly "turned into" the Love Master's successor, allowing him to acquire special abilities that make girls fall for him. The thing is, before mastering the Book of Love Luck, he has to maintain absolute celibacy, or he would die on the spot the moment he becomes intimate with a girl. The only solution is to accumulate true love from different types of girls and train himself using the book to the highest possible form as a Love Master. At the same time, demons are up to no good time and again… What unexpected encounters would the innocent and pure college boy have after becoming extremely lucky in love?
Reborn Slaughter Queen
Agent Arranged Marriage
The lady agent travels to an ancient world. She smartly counters her scheming step-mother, pretends to be an innocent pushover, and makes a fool of cheating men. Fate ties the knot between her and the Seventh Prince, a man holding military power and rumored to have remained single even into his twenties! Who'd expect... Heroes may fall for fair ladies. When the general meets the badass lady agent, his coldness would turn into gentleness. Tada! A new model husband is here!
My Vampire CEO
CEO Forbidden Love
Tang Xiaoxiao brokenhearted of her boyfriend. Oh, no, ex-boyfriend! On that rainy night, she was pestered by a super handsome man! It should be a romantic love story with the overwhelming president, but that wasn't what we thought.... he is a VAMPIRE! Worse still, he just regarded her as his mobile blood bag! Damn it! No way! Half a month later, Tang Xiaoxiao was tangled by the vampire again. This time, he is was a slightly gaunt. "Tang Xiaoxiao, you can't run away again!"
He And His Pulp Jokes
Slice of Life Contemporary
Will lovers who have been in love for many years really be defeated by time? When fate brings the third people to them, is there any chance for them to make a promise to each other?