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Volume 18
Volume Information
Pages 183
Publication Date September 16, 2005 (Japanese)
November 23, 2007 (English)
Published By Hakusensha
Tokyopop (English; former)
Yen Press (English; current)
ISBN ISBN 978-4-592-17888-0 (Japanese)
ISBN 978-1-59816-862-4 (English)
Cover Character(s) Kazuma Sohma (Original)
Arisa Uotani (Collector's Edition)
Volume 17 Volume 19

The eighteenth volume of Fruits Basket was originally published in Japan by Hakusensha on September 16, 2005. It was originally published in English by Tokyopop on November 23, 2007.

Publisher's Summary


As rumors swirl about Machi trying to kill her little brother, Kakeru figures that the only person who can get the truth out of her is Yuki. But when the two of them visit her, they learn a shocking secret. Later, Motoko wants to tell Yuki her feelings before she graduates and leave school-and him-forever. But will their parting be such sweet sorrow?

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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