Kusuriya no Hitorigoto – Maomao no Koukyuu Nazotoki Techou manga, The Apothecary Diaries – Maomao’s Rear Palace Mysteries Journal, The Apothecary Diaries – Maomao’s Rear Palace Notebook of Mysteries , 薬屋のひとりごと～猫猫の後宮謎解き手帳～
In the imperial court, a young woman is put into servitude, Maomao. The tale is just beginning for the woman doctor/pharmacist from the red-light district, as rumors circulate about the emperor’s children’s lives being short-lived. Her curious nature and thirst for knowledge pushes her to action. To satisfy her curiosity, this young doctor/pharmacist will investigate the origin! What is shifting in the imperial court..!?