Mizuki Konno is a typical high school junior. While she may not be one of the class elites, Mizuki is fortunate to be on the right side of her class' idols. But when Mizuki's diary is discovered before a class fieldtrip, tensions reach new heights. Then, tragedy strikes in the form of a traffic accident. Almost everyone has been wiped out and the five remaining girls are injured and lost in the wilderness. They also hate each other and begin to assert their wills against each other to try to survive while enacting a new class structure not governed by looks and style.
In of spite her age Keiko Suenobu is a veteran and decorated comic artist. Accepted around the globe for her thrilling and often tragic tales of modern day high school girl troubles, Suenobu is considered to be one of the most challenging comic artists in the business. Born in 1979 in the southern Japan town of North Kyushu, this shojo (girls) comicker is a graduate of the prestigious University of Tsukuba (a university known for it's ties to the sciences and economics). Suenobu graduated with a degree in Arts with a focus on Mass Media. In 2006, Suenobu won the Kodansha Manga Award for Best Shojo for her work on the series LIFE.