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Volume 17
Volume Information
Pages 181
Publication Date May 19, 2005 (Japanese)
August 7, 2007 (English)
Published By Hakusensha
Tokyopop (English; former)
Yen Press (English; current)
ISBN ISBN 978-4-592-17887-3 (Japanese)
ISBN 978-1-59816-799-3 (English)
Cover Character(s) Saki Hanajima (Original)
Arisa Uotani (Collector's Edition)
Volume 16 Volume 18

The seventeenth volume of Fruits Basket was originally published in Japan by Hakusensha on May 19, 2005. It was originally published in English by Tokyopop on August 7, 2007.

Publisher's Summary


Akito has more than skeletons hiding in the closet-the curse, dear reader, is not the only reason Kureno won't leave Akito. And who can make Arisa understand Kureno's devotion to Akito? Graduation is approaching, so everyone needs answers!

Yen Press

Secrets of the curse revealed! Dive deep into the twisted relationship between Akito and Kureno, the most elusive member of the Sohma zodiac. Tohru tries to help, but finds herself in even deeper trouble. Good thing she has steadfast friends who will save the day! Elsewhere, something is going on with Machi! When Yuki and Kakeru pay a visit to her home, will the secrets of her past be revealed? And trouble is on the horizon when Hatsuharu finally learns what Akito did to Rin. Will anything be able to stop his wrath, or will he do something he can't take back?!

Collector's Edition Notes

The ninth volume of the Collector's Edition by Yen Press covers both the seventeenth and eighteenth volumes of the original Tokyopop release. The Collector's Edition does not include the character introductions at the beginning of the book and does not have Natsuki Takaya's commentaries on the sidebars.

The eighth volume of Fruits Basket: Collector's Edition was published in Japanese on April 20, 2016, by Hakusensha, and in English by Yen Press on February 7, 2017. The Collector's Edition has 384 pages.

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