Manga goes mainstream! Random House launches Tanoshimi, its impressive manga imprint, with the very best manga Kodansha, one of the largest Japanese publishers, has to offer!
Watanuki is Yûko's unwilling assistant, but even he is compelled by the fascinating adventures he's had since he stared working for the 'space-time witch'. Yûko operates a shop that grants people what they need, but there is always a price to be paid...
Kimihiro Watanuki thought he had signed up with a bunch of weirdoes, and he was right! He became the unfortunate indentured servant of a woman known as Yûko Ichihara, who was widely rumoured to be the time-space witch. Now his voyage through the worlds of the occult are off and running, as he and Yûko go visiting fortune tellers and horoscope readers. But can the future really be told?
Meanwhile, the romance is heating up between Kimihiro and cute Himawari-chan. Then fate throws Kimihiro’s old rival back into his life. Now Yûko invites all three to a temple to tell scary stories throughout the night. Is it just for fun or is there some deeper reason?
See the other side of the TSUBASA story in xxxHOLiC volume two! Don’t miss it!
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