THE BALLROOM BECKONS Feckless high school student Tatara Fujita wants to be good at something ? anything. Unfortunately, he’s about as average as a slouchy teen can be. The local bullies know this, and make it a habit to hit him up for cash, but all that changes when the debonair Kaname Sengoku sends them packing. Sengoku’s not the neighborhood watch, though. He’s a professional ballroom dancer. And once Tatara Fujita gets pulled into the world of the ballroom, his life will nevver be the same.
残暑も厳しい８月も下旬にさしかかり、夏休み最後の想い出を作りたくて智花が勇気を振り絞って誘った花火大会。女バスのみんなも浴衣に着飾って、終始にこにこ顔で屋台を楽しんでいたのだが……（「ぱんつなら平気だよ。ゆかただもん」「少しくらいはトモにデート気分も…」「ぎゃ～すばるんパンツ覗くな～～！」「かっ、かっこう良かったです、はぅ」「は、恥ずかしい子で、ごめんなさい」）とあることをきっかけに、波乱づくめの夏祭りへと変貌していき、そして──!? 昴の家で過ごす智花の休日や愛莉の身長を巡る話題のエピソード、葵の幕間劇など書き下ろしも充実の短編集が登場！ 悩み多き少女たちに翻弄されまくりなさわやかローリング・スポコメディ（6）！
Chihaya, Arata, and Taichi go to compete in a team tournament, their last chance to do so as elementary school students. Beyond it is their graduation ceremony, both a fork in the road and a lesson in how painful endings can be. Chihaya goes on to high school, but continues to be weighed down by her emotions. She knows that while she and her two friends are apart, they all still share the same passion for karuta. But when she calls Arata to tell him about her latest karuta promotion, he tells her something unbelievable. Chihaya is sure that karuta connects her to her friends, but is it really true? Find out in volume 2 of Chihayafuru!