Yuri genre novels are a sub-genre of the romance genre that focuses on LGBT themes. The novels have been popular in Japan since the 1990s and have gained international attention as well. Yuri occupies a special place in Japanese culture and is often considered to be a part of Japanese culture more than just a text genre. Yuri is incorporated into anime, manga, and video games. The Yuri Genre novel has gained popularity with its focus on LGBT themes. In essence it is about two girls falling in love with each other without relying on the male’s presence to bring out the story.