High School Debut, Vol. 01 (High School Debut #1)
by Kazune Kawahara
When Haruna Nagashima was in junior high her life consisted of playing softball and reading comics. But now that she’s going to high school, Haruna decides to put all of her energy towards getting a boyfriend and having the high school romance of a lifetime. To help in her quest, she enlists cute upperclassman Yoh Komiyama to coach her as she eschews her jock tendencies and turns herself into the kind of girl who can catch a guy. Yoh agrees, with one catch: Haruna had better not fall for him! Summary from Goodreads.
Monkey High!, Vol. 1
by Shouko Akira
After her political father is disgraced in scandal, Haruna Aizawa transfers to a new school…
Haruna Aizawa thinks that school life is just like a monkey mountain – all the monkeys form cliques, get into fights, and get back together again. The school that she just transferred to is no exception. There’s even a boy called Macharu(baby monkey) Yamashita [ actually named Masaru Yamashita ] who reminds her of a baby monkey!
It’s hard enough fitting in at a new school while dealing with family problems…. Will Haruna remain jaded and distance herself from everyone around her? Or will Macharu win her over with his monkey magic? Summary from Goodreads.