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Mayo Chiki! (まよチキ!) is a Japanese light novel series written by Hajime Asano with illustrations by Seiji Kikuchi. The first volume of the novel was published on November 21, 2009. As of June 24, 2011, 8 volumes have been published by Media Factory under their MF Bunko J label. A manga adaptation by Niito began its serialization in October 2010 in the Media Factory's seinen manga magazine, Comic Alive. It was revealed that it will be made a spin-off manga of the series called Mayo Mayo! (まよマヨ!) on Kadokawa Shoten's bishoujo magazine, Nyantype. An anime adaptation was announced, and started airing on July 8, 2011. Mayo Chiki! is an abbreviation of Mayoeru Shitsuji to Chikin na Ore to (迷える執事とチキンな俺と lit. "The Wavering Butler and Myself the Chicken").
The story revolves around the life of a 17 year old young man named Subaru Konoe, who is the butler of one of his classmates, Kanade Suzutsuki. The story has a dramatic turn when a boy named Kinjiro Sakamachi discovers Subaru's well-protected secret : that "he" is actually a girl. If his secret were to be found out, he will no longer have the position of Kanade's butler.