Nina The Starry Bride 1

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Nina had a rough start to life, stealing to survive—and eventually being sold into slavery by her closest friend. But to her surprise, her captor, Prince Azure, ordained that she would live the life of a princess...specifically, that of the recently deceased princess-priestess, Alisha. But despite her changing fortune, Nina won't give up her old life without a fight...and Azure might just be the one to finally match her wits. But how much can she trust Azure? And can she stop the feelings budding in her heart, knowing she must eventually marry another...?

ISBN10 : 9781636990453 , ISBN13 : 1636990452

Page Number : 184

Nina The Starry Bride 7

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

The girl with lapis lazuli eyes, Nina, is chosen to act as a double for Fortna’s Princess Alisha by the second prince, Azure. Over time, she falls for him, but is then forced to leave for the country of Galgada to marry their crown prince in order to save Azure from a plot against his life. Sett, a prince who doesn’t know love, treats Nina coldly at first, but gradually develops feelings for her. Then, the line of succession for the Galgadan throne is wiped clean, and a contest to win it by taking Nina breaks out instead. As if to throw even more fuel on the fire, Azure arrives in disguise as a messenger from Fortna. When everything comes to a head, Nina’s “lady-in-waiting” Hikami poisons Sett. He survives, but Nina is suspected of this assassination attempt after Hikami abandons her at the scene of the crime. Once she is shipped to the far-eastern prison of Griffigeld, where it is said that no one ever leaves alive, as punishment, can Nina prove her innocence? Find out in the seventh volume of this entrancing classic fantasy story where destiny holds the reins.

ISBN10 : 9781684913992 , ISBN13 : 1684913993

Page Number : 174

Nina The Starry Bride 6

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Nina, the girl with eyes the color of Lapis Lazuli, was scouted by Fortna’s second prince Azure to act as a replacement for the dead Princess Alisha, who was to be married off to the neighboring land of Galgada. These two who were born under lonely stars found themselves drawn to one another. However, Nina swears she will become the queen of Galgada in order to protect Azure from the King of Fortna, who is plotting against his life. But the crown prince of Galgada, Sett, is a cruel young man who has never known love. She suggests he try falling in love with her, and they grow a little closer, but then the king suddenly eliminates the current order of succession, and a war for the throne revolving around taking Nina breaks out. And on top of everything, Azure arrives as a messenger from Fortna! He suggests to Nina that they return there together, and her heart is enveloped in an instant. Sought by the Sun Prince and the Moon Prince, what will be the Astral Priestess’s decision?! You won’t be able to put down the sixth volume of this courtly fantasy series where destiny is closing in fast!

ISBN10 : 9781636996325 , ISBN13 : 1636996329

Page Number : 176

Nina The Starry Bride 5

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Nina, the girl with eyes the color of Lapis Lazuli, was scouted by Fortna’s second prince Azure to act as a replacement for the dead Princess Alisha, who was to be married off to the neighboring land of Galgada. These two who were born under lonely stars found themselves drawn to one another. However, Nina swears she will become the queen of Galgada in order to protect Azure from the King of Fortna, who is plotting against his life. But the crown prince of Galgada, Sett, is a cruel young man who has never known love. She suggests he try falling in love with her, and they grow a little closer, but then the king suddenly eliminates the current order of succession, and a war for the throne revolving around taking Nina breaks out. And then Azure arrives as a messenger from Fortna?! Don’t miss the fifth volume of this courtly fantasy series about fate and the trials and tribulations of love.

ISBN10 : 9781636994208 , ISBN13 : 1636994202

Page Number : 176

Nina The Starry Bride 1

RIKACHI Kodansha Comics

Nina was plucked off the streets because she resembled a dead priestess--but is this a lucky break, or a new kind of curse? Winner of the Kodansha Manga Award, this fantasy shojo manga features intertwining constellations of palace intrigue and perilous romance, for fans of The Ancient Magus' Bride, The Apothecary Diaries, and Snow White With the Red Hair. Nina had a rough start to life, orphaned and stealing to survive, only to be abducted for her unusual lapis lazuli eyes. But to her surprise, her captor, Prince Azure, ordained that she would live the life of a princess...specifically, that of the recently deceased princess-priestess, Alisha, who had her same eyes. Despite her changing fortune, Nina won't give up her old life without a fight. Azure might just be the one to finally match her wits, but how much can she trust him? And can she stop the feelings budding in her heart, knowing she must eventually marry another...?

ISBN10 : 1646518608 , ISBN13 : 9781646518609

Page Number : 0

Nina The Starry Bride 3

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Nina, the girl with eyes the color of lapis lazuli, is scouted by the second prince of Fortna, Azure, to replace Princess Alicia, who died just before she was to be married off to the prince of neighboring country Galgada. These lonely souls are quickly drawn together, but in order to save Azure from the king himself, Nina swears she will become the queen of Galgada. Unfortunately, the crown prince of Galgada, Sett, leaves her determination in tatters? Watch one poor girl get tested by the throes of love and fate in the third volume of this ultimate palace intrigue fantasy story!

ISBN10 : 9781636991481 , ISBN13 : 1636991483

Page Number : 174

Nina The Starry Bride 4

RIKACHI Kodansha America LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Nina, the girl with eyes the color of lapis lazuli, is scouted by the second prince of Fortna, Azure, to replace Princess Alicia, who died just before she was to be married off to the prince of neighboring country Galgada. These lonely souls are quickly drawn together, but in order to save Azure from the king himself, Nina swears she will become the queen of Galgada. Unfortunately for her, the crown prince of the neighboring land is a cruel young man who has never known love. Nevertheless, she suggests he give loving her a try. Imagine her surprise when they really do grow closer! The fourth volume in this classic fantasy tale about the whims of fate and a once in a lifetime love!

ISBN10 : 9781636993034 , ISBN13 : 1636993036

Page Number : 174