Manga with over 20 volumes in Japan and only 3 in english. Reading Manga does not make you wapanese.
Shugo Chara's main character is Amu Hinamori, a girl who wishes to truly be herself. One day she finds a surprise-3 Magical Eggs! They hatch and become her Guardian Characters, herself in smaller forms, and they help her and her friends battle the wicked Easter corp. from finding the Embryo (An egg that grants any wish) and using it for bad reasons.