This volume has a strong emphasis on Maria, Shin and Anna.
Kyoko finds herself becoming the first member of the "Love Me Section," a new program started by the talent agency.
In this volume, Shogo is challenged by new character Tsuyoshi Niida to a five versus five competition.
Nanami must find a way to get herself and Kirihito out of the land of the dead.
In this volume, backstory is provided for Ando as he struggles with his feelings for Ninako.
Mixed Vegetables is a shojo love story featuring characters from a sushi restaurant family and a pastry shop family.
Maria has an unexpected reunion with an old friend from St. Katria, her former school.
This volume focuses on the choral competition, and the bullying storyline reaches its climax.
The main focus is on the kami conference that Nanami has been invited to attend.
Complicated relationship webs are woven as new characters and revelations are introduced to the story.