Love Hina is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Ken Akamatsu. It was originally serialized in Weekly Sho_nen Magazine by Kodansha from October 21, 1998 to October 31, 2001 and was published in 14 tanko_bon volumes by Kodansha. The series tells the story of Keitaro Urashima and his attempts to find the girl with whom he made a childhood promise to enter Tokyo University. The manga was licensed for an English language release in North America and the United Kingdom by Tokyopop, in Australia by Madman Entertainment, in Poland by Waneko and in Singapore by Chuang Yi. Two novelizations of Love Hina, written by two anime series screenwriters, were also released in Japan by Kodansha.
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