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Reading Log: July 2020

July was another continuation of the war of light novels and actually I finally cleared off the backlog of 2019!* Now let’s see what all I read this month.

*(In light novel form, still some manga boxsets to be read…).

Manga

  1. From Me to You volume 4
  2. The Job of a (Temporary) Teacher volume 1
  3. Nad Venus & My Honey volume 1
  4. Rent-A-Girlfriend Volume 1 – review
  5. The Perfect Combo volume 1
  6. Show Courage volume 1
  7. Cherry and Skirt volume 1
  8. From Me to You volume 5
  9. Teacup Toy Boy volume 1
  10. All I Think About Is You volume 1
  11. Space Brothers volumes 7-8
  12. Wish of God volume 1
  13. Kiss My Blood volume 1
  14. A Sign of Affection volume 2
  15. The Demon Wants to Be a Good Boy volume 1
  16. Imperfect Girl volume 2
  17. A Sweet Beast volume 1
  18. Blue Sky Wars volume 1
  19. Imperfect Girl volume 3
  20. Public Sex volume 1
  21. Love Voice volume 1
  22. I Want to Feel You Because I Like You volume 1
  23. Foolish Heroine volume 1
  24. 1122: For a Happy Marriage volume 6
  25. Loner Life in Another World volume 2
  26. Ran the Peerless Beauty volume 7
  27. Wandering Witch volume 1 – review
  28. xxxHolic volume 2
  29. GE: Good Ending volume 2
  30. Space Brothers volumes 9-10
  31. Fullmetal Alchemist Full Metal Edition volume 9
  32. Men’s Life volume 2
  33. Boring Ninomiya-san volume 1
  34. From Me to You volume 6
  35. Haikyu!! (WSJ)
  36. Konosuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World! volume 4 – review
  37. From Me to You volumes 7-10
  38. The Magic in This Other World Is Too Far Behind! volume 5
  39. Bibliophile Princess volume 1
  40. Tsubasa volume 2
  41. Marginal Operation volume 5
  42. Koi ni Mudaguchi volume 1 (JP read)
  43. BL Metamorphosis volume 2
  44. Combatants Will Be Dispatched volume 2

Light Novels

  1. Re:Zero volume 9
  2. Torture Princess volume 3
  3. Can Someone Please Explain What’s Going On? volume 3
  4. I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level volume 6
  5. The Tales of Marielle Claric volume 3
  6. Altina: The Sword Princess volume 5
  7. I Had That Same Dream Again – review
  8. When the Clock Strikes Z volume 1
  9. The Epic Tale of the Reincarnated Prince Herscherik volume 1
  10. Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 8
  11. How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom volume 12
  12. Defeating the Demon Lord’s a Cinch (If You’ve Got a Ringer) volume 2
  13. Slayers volume 1
  14. The Combat Baker and Automation Waitress volume 7
  15. Wild Times with a Fake Fake Princess volume 2
  16. The Unwanted Undead Adventurer volume 6
  17. Log Horizon volume 5
  18. The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt (Hey, How About Treason?) volume 1

So for the month of July I managed 48 manga and 18 light novels, which are both improvements on last month (43/13). It’s a good job my pile of shame from 2019 mostly went away since now I’ve started back at work and have more disposable income I’m busy building myself a new pile…

 

Reading Log: June 2020

For the month of June I continued to wage war on the backlog of light novels! Let’s find out how I did…

Manga

  1. Princess Jellyfish omnibus volume 7 (JP 13-14)
  2. Stellar Witch Lips volume 1
  3. Princess Jellyfish omnibus volumes 8-9 (JP 15-17)
  4. Infinite Dendrogram volume 5
  5. Campfire Cooking in Another World With My Absurd Skill volume 1
  6. Spotless Love (Manga +)
  7. Chi’s Sweet Home volume 2 (JP read)
  8. Domestic Girlfriend (CR)
  9. Hina Change (Manga +)
  10. The Sign of the Abyss (Manga +)
  11. Queen’s Quality volume 9
  12. Daytime Shooting Star volume 6
  13. Tsoyukaoru
  14. Given volume 2
  15. Space Brothers volumes 1-2
  16. The Promised Neverland (WSJ)
  17. Snow White with the Red Hair volume 8
  18. Discommunication volume 5
  19. Men’s Life volume 1
  20. Love on the Other Side: A Nagabe Short Story Collection
  21. Passions of Little Wet Mice volume 1
  22. Sweat and Soap volume 2 – review
  23. Horimiya volume 1
  24. Guardian of the Witch (WSJ)
  25. Rational Pervert Romance volume 1
  26. Space Brothers volume 3
  27. Parasyte volume 1
  28. Space Brothers volume 4
  29. How to Kill a Heart volume 4
  30. From Me to You volume 1
  31. One Room of Happiness volume 7
  32. From Me to You volume 2
  33. Ao Haru Ride volume 11
  34. Bungo Stray Dogs volume 15
  35. Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction volume 8
  36. From Me to You volume 3
  37. The Twisted King and I volume 1
  38. Secret of My Uniform volume 1
  39. Space Brothers volumes 5-6
  40. If I Hadn’t Fallen in Love With You volume 1

Light Novels

  1. Infinite Dendrogram volume 12
  2. I Refuse to Be Your Enemy volume 2
  3. Log Horizon volume 4
  4. The Extraordinary, The Ordinary, and Soap volume 2
  5. Restaurant to Another World volume 2
  6. Tearmoon Empire volume 2
  7. Cooking with Wild Game volume 8
  8. Classroom of the Elite volume 2
  9. Reincarnated as a Sword volume 1
  10. Der Werwolf volume 8
  11. Zaregoto volume 3
  12. In Another World with My Smartphone volume 20
  13. Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash volume 15

So this month I managed 43 manga and 13 light novels, compared to 46 and 25 last month. I guess I slacked on light novels toward the end of the month, but hey I made good progress! Piles of shame:

 

Reading Log: May 2020

Time is all mashed together at this point and somehow it’s hard to believe we’re already five months through the year! Here’s what I read in the month of May:

Manga

  1. More than Red Volume 1
  2. Hello volume 1
  3. Born to Love you Volume 1
  4. Princess Jellyfish omnibus volume 4 (JP 7-8)
  5. My Little Doggy volume 1
  6. Love Awakening x Syndrome volume 1
  7. Bitter Like Light volume 1
  8. The Pure Knight’s Journey: The Road Home volume 1
  9. Link and Ring Volume 1
  10. Cooking with Wild Game volume 3
  11. Ran the Peerless Beauty volume 3
  12. A Side Character’s Love Story volume 4
  13. The Man on the Other Side volume 1
  14. 1122: For a happy marriage volumes 3-5
  15. Ran the Peerless Beauty volumes 4-5
  16. Seitokai volume 1
  17. Not Your Idol volume 1 – review
  18. Shortcake Cake volume 8
  19. Silver Spoon volume 14
  20. As Miss Beelzebub Likes volume 9
  21. The Beauties of Nature volume 1
  22. Sarazanmai: Reo & Mabu volume 1
  23. Ran the Peerless beauty volume 6
  24. Princess Jellyfish omnibus volume 6 (JP 9-10)
  25. How to Kill a Heart volume 3
  26. Mayrow
  27. Love Hina omnibus volume 1 (JP 1-3)
  28. Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san volume 4 – review
  29. BL Metamorphosis volume 1
  30. Simplified Pervert Romance volume 2
  31. Life so Happy Volume 1 (Japanese read)
  32. What Did You Eat Yesterday volume 1
  33. Hard Biscuits
  34. Fairy Tail Gaiden volume 1
  35. Demon Slayer (WSJ)
  36. Yugen’s All-Ghouls Homeroom
  37. A Sign of Affection volume 1
  38. Here, There and Us volume 3
  39. Genshiken omnibus volume 1 (JP 1-3)
  40. Fairy Tail Gaiden volume 2
  41. If I Could Touch Your Heart
  42. Perfect World volume 1
  43. Princess Jellyfish volume 6 (JP 11-12)

Light Novels:

  1. Can Someone Please Explain What’s Going On? volume 2
  2. Owarimonogatari Part 2 – review
  3. By the Grace of the Gods volume 3
  4. Kokoro Connect volume 9
  5. The Tales of Marielle Clarac volume 2
  6. My Hero Academia School Briefs volume 4 – review
  7. Outbreak Company volume 14
  8. Altina the Sword Princess volume 4
  9. You Call That Service? volume 2 – review
  10. At Night, I Become a Monster – review
  11. Konosuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World volume 2
  12. Zaregoto volume 2
  13. Danmachi Sword Oratoria volume 11
  14. Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 7
  15. First Love Signal 
  16. Wild Times with a Fake Fake Princess volume 1
  17. Welcome to Japan, Ms Elf volume 4
  18. The Hero is Overpowered but Overly Cautious volume 2
  19. Konosuba volume 11
  20. Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai volume 1 – review
  21. An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride volume 10
  22. Re:Zero volume 8
  23. My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom volume 6
  24. Spirit Chronicles volume 10
  25. Combatants Will Be Dispatched volume 3

So 46 manga and 25 light novels, compared to 65 manga and 6 light novels last month. The pile of shame is finally going down! We’ll see how long this lasts…

 

Reading Log: April 2020

Another month, another look at what I’ve been reading over the last four weeks. Been a semi-productive one I feel.

Manga:

  • Animeta volume 4
  • How to Kill a Heart volume 2
  • Dragon Goes House-Hunting volume 2
  • Aiming for the Moon, Becoming the Star volume 2
  • O Maiden’s in Your Savage Season volume 6 – review
  • While You’re Asleep
  • Snow White with the Red Hair volume 6 – review
  • Princess Jellyfish omnibus 3 (volumes 5-6)
  • Zipman (WSJ)
  • Like a Sugar Volume 1
  • In/Spectre volume 11
  • How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom volume 4
  • Snow White with the Red Hair volume 7
  • Blue Flag (Manga +)
  • The Unwanted Undead Adventuer volume 3
  • Blue Flag volume 1 (reread) – review
  • Fullmetal Alchemist Full Metal Edition volume 8
  • Behind the Scenes volume 6
  • A Side Character’s Love Story volume 1
  • Ran the Peerless Beauty volume 2
  • Lust -fantasy-
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 5
  • A Side Character’s Love Story volumes 2-3
  • The New Gate volume 1 – review
  • Loner Life in Another World volume 1 – review
  • xxxHolic volume 1
  • Dragon Goes House-Hunting volume 3
  • Witch Craft Works volume 1
  • Waiting for Spring volume 1
  • Sayonara, Zetsubou-sensei volume 1
  • Imperfect Girl volume 1
  • Fairy Tail 100 Years Quest volume 3 – review
  • I’m in Love and It’s the End of the World volume 1
  • Marginal Operation volume 4
  • Ex-Enthusiasts volume 1
  • A Transparent Fever 
  • Another Side of You
  • Dreams Take Flight
  • A Very Fairy Apartment volume 4
  • Cosmo Familia volume 1 – review
  • Ao Haru Ride volume 10
  • Touch You Tenderly 
  • Tsubasa volume 1
  • The Reprise of the Spear Hero volumes 1-2
  • Repeating Your End Together Volume 1
  • If It’s For My Daughter, I’d Even Defeat a Demon Lord volume 5
  • Our Dreams at Dusk volume 4
  • To The Abandoned Sacred Beasts volume 10
  • Hitorijime My Hero volume 7
  • Himouto! Umaru-chan volume 9
  • Ghost of After School volume 1
  • Bungo Stray Dogs volume 14
  • Demon Slayer volume 13
  • An Incurable Case of Love volume 3
  • I Didn’t Mean to Fall in Love volume 1
  • Yuzu the Pet Vet volume 1
  • Persona 5 volume 2
  • Here, There and Us volume 1
  • Star Crossed volume 2
  • Katsutoshi volume 1
  • Magus of the Library volume 3
  • Wanna Try Dating Inoue? volume 1
  • Perfect Pink volume 1

Light Novels:

  • Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks? volume 5
  • The Greatest Magic Master volume 5
  • Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash volume 14++
  • Cooking with Wild Game volume 7
  • 86 volume 4 – review
  • Bibliophile Princess volume 2

So this month I’ve read 65 manga and 6 light novels. Not entirely sure how this happened and honestly I’m disappointed in myself for not reading more light novels… (last month was 60 manga, 23 light novels).

Pile of shame time:

Reading Log: March 2020

Man the world has changed a lot over the course of a month. Now we’re in lockdown because of the Coronavirus. I hope by the time we get to the April entry things will have started improving. :/ Anyways here’s what I’ve been reading this month:

Manga:

  • 1122: For a Happy Marriage volume 1
  • Our Dining Table volume 1
  • In/Spectre volume 4
  • Fire in His Fingertips volume 1
  • Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san volume 3
  • In/Spectre volume 5
  • Fullmetal Alchemist Fullmetal Edition volume 7
  • Haikyu!! volume 37
  • Ao Haru Ride volume 9
  • Sweat and Soap volume 1
  • Blank Canvas: My So-called Artists Journey volume 3
  • Vampire Knight Memories volume 4
  • Logical Orion volume 1
  • Last Stop is Tokyo volume 1
  • Umaru is a Good Boy volume 1
  • Pure Love Nostalgic volume 1
  • Tales of Strange Coincidences in Kawabata-machi volume 1
  • Fragment of a Flower volume 1
  • Everyone Stand Up! Boy’s Private High School volume 1
  • One-Sided Love x Alliance volume 1
  • First Love Encounter volume 1
  • The Golden Sheep volume 3
  • Love Letter
  • Downfall volume 1
  • Given volume 1
  • Infinite Dendrogram volume 4
  • In/spectre volume 6
  • After the Rain omnibus volume 1
  • Yuki and Matsu volume 3
  • Setagawa Synchronicity volume 1
  • Every Time We Touch, I Hear That Sound volume 1
  • Cells at Work Code Black volume 3
  • Suppose a Kid From the Last Town Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town volume 1
  • Simplified Pervert Romance volume 1
  • Love is Not Good Along volume 1
  • La Danse Amants volume 1
  • The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind volume 5
  • The Ancient Magus Bride volume 12
  • In/spectre volume 7
  • Alcohol Communication volume 1
  • Don’t Cry, Little Squirrel
  • 1122: For a Happy Marriage volume 2
  • God is Probably Left-handed volume 1
  • Kaguya-sama Love is War volume 3
  • Do Something You Should Not Do Please volume 1
  • In/Spectre volume 8
  • Kaguya-sama Love is War volume 4
  • Noragami volume 21
  • Cookie Girl, Cream Boy
  • Daytime Shooting Star volume 5
  • Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru (WSJ)
  • Faded Picture Scroll volume 1
  • Star Crossed volume 1
  • In/Spectre volume 9
  • Discommunication volume 4
  • Sex with Chika! volume 1
  • In/Spectre volume 10
  • Ran the Peerless Beauty volume 1
  • That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime volume 12
  • Something’s Wrong with Us volume 1

Light Novels:

  • Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Sword Oratoria volume 10
  • The Tales of Marielle Clarac volume 1
  • Altina the Sword Princess volume 3
  • I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed out My Level volume 5
  • Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina volume 1
  • Infinite Dendrogram volume 11
  • Spirit Chronicles volume 9
  • A Sister’s All You Need volume 6
  • My Youth Romantic Comedy Is Wrong as Expected volume 1
  • In Another World with My Smartphone volume 19
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Isekai volume 1
  • Bungo Stray Dogs volume 3
  • By the Grace of the Gods volume 2
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 6
  • Der Werwolf volume 7
  • The Extraordinary, The Ordinary and Soap! volume 1
  • The Combat Baker and Automaton Waitress volume 5
  • Isekai Rebuilding Project volume 2
  • My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom volume 5
  • How a Realist Hero Rebuild the Kingdom volume 11
  • The Underdog of the Eight Greater Tribes volume 2
  • The World’s Strongest Rearguard volume 2

60 manga 23 light novels. Quite a big difference compared to the 28 manga and 17 light novels last month. It’s not even because I’ve been stuck inside, Futekiya just had a lot of titles this month.

Pile of shame photo time:

The one on the bottom left in the first picture in Suppose a Kid (…) light novel Volume 1, I was just too last to dig out the pile and turn it around. It was my birthday in March so that’s my excuse for the piles growing.  😛

Reading Log: February 2020

The second reading log of the year is here. In February I made a decision to try and pour time into getting through some of the pile of shame given this month was quiet for releases. Let’s see how I’ve done…

Manga:

  • Demon Slayer volume 11
  • Death Note 2020
  • Even If You Close Your Eyes, You Can See the Light volume 1
  • The Dreams of the Cuckoos volume 2
  • The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar volume 3
  • My Hero Academia: Smash volume 3
  • Yuki and Matsu volume 2
  • Fairy Tail Ice Trail volume 2
  • My Androgynous Boyfriend volume 1 – review
  • The Right Way to Make Jump Volume 1
  • Shortcake Cake volume 7
  • Oto no Sekai no Mukougawa chapters 1-2 (Japanese read)
  • I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level volume 1 – review
  • Silver Spoon volume 13
  • Toilet-bound Hanako-kun volume 1 – review
  • Black Torch volume 5
  • Young Good Boyfriend volume 1
  • An Incurable case of Love volume 2
  • The Way of the Househusband volume 2
  • Hitorijime My Hero volume 6
  • Hi Score Girl volume 1 – review
  • Yozakura Quartet volume 5
  • In/Spectre volume 3
  • Layla’s Great 3am Adventure (Japanese read)
  • How to Kill a Heart volume 1
  • Aiming for the Moon, Becoming the Star volume 1
  • Demon Slayer volume 12
  • A Man and His Cat volume 1

Light Novels:

  • The Devil is a Part-Timer volume 11
  • Konosuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World volume 1
  • Re:Zero EX volume 2
  • Weathering With You
  • Bottom-tier Character Tomozaki volume 2
  • You Call That Service? Volume 1 – review
  • The Combat Baker and Automation Waitress volume 4
  • Torture Princess volume 2
  • Can Someone Please Explain What’s Going on?! volume 1
  • Strike the Blood volume 4
  • Toradora volume 3
  • The Magic in This Other World is Too Far Behind volume 9
  • Bibliophile Princess volume 1
  • Combatant’s Will Be Dispatched! volume 1 – review
  • Outbreak Company volume 13
  • The Unwanted Undead Adventurer volume 5
  • I Shall Survive Using Potions! volume 4

Well while I said I was making an effort to get through my backlog the numbers are somehow lower than last month. 28 manga and 17 LN’s compared to 37 and 15. I guess being ill for a bit and moderately busy in Feb screwed up my grand plans.

Here’s how the piles look:

Hopefully next month I make more progress than this….

Reading Log: January 2020

After successfully sticking to my reading logs last year, I figured I’d continue into 2020. Time to find out what I’ve read in the first month of a new decade! Here’s what I’ve been reading and here are the rules I set for myself when recording this log.

Manga:

  • The Dream of the Cuckoos volume 1
  • Spirit Chronicles volume 4
  • Can He Get a Lover in a Sex Trade Shop? volume 1
  • Silver Spoon volume 12
  • Drifting Dragons volume 1
  • An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride volume 3
  • Takane and Hana volume 3
  • Yuki and Matsu volume 1
  • Seven Days omnibus 
  • Anonymous Noise volume 18
  • My Father is a Unicorn volume 1
  • A Witch’s Printing Office volume 1
  • My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom volume 2
  • Penguindrum volume 1
  • Bungo Stray Dogs volume 13
  • GE: Good Ending volume 1
  • As Miss Beelzebub Likes volume 8
  • Aki-chan is the Super Erotic Madonna for Guys volume 1
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 4
  • In/Spectre volumes 1-2
  • He Has Never xxx volume 1
  • Konosuba an Explosion on This Wonderful World volume 3
  • Himouto! Umaru-chan volume 8
  • The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess volume 6
  • Marginal Operation volume 3
  • Persona 5 volume 1
  • Haikyu!! volume 36
  • Daytime Shooting Star volume 4
  • Wedensday Morning, 3:30Am
  • Snow White with the Red Hair volume 5
  • Golden Sparkle volume 1
  • Boys Love! volume 3
  • The Heaven in the Hell volume 1
  • The Pure Knight’s Shining Journey volume 1
  • Tales of Berseria volume 2
  • Solanin omnibus

Light Novels:

  • The World’s Strongest Rearguard volume 1
  • Kokoro Connect volume 8
  • By the Grace of the Gods volume 1
  • Isekai Rebuilding Project volume 1
  • Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? volume 14
  • An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride volume 9
  • 86 volume 3
  • Konosuba volume 10
  • The Greatest Magic Master’s Retirement plan volume 4
  • Tearmoon Empire volume 1
  • Cooking With Wild Game volume 6
  • Bungo Stray Dogs volume 2
  • Welcome to Japan, Ms Elf! volume 3
  • I Refuse to Be Your Enemy! volume 1
  • Owarimonogatari End Tale Part 1

Total: 37 manga, 15 light novels.  About the same amount of light novels as December (14 then), but less manga (44 compared to 37). This month my ‘to buy’ list is significantly quieter than usual, so I’m hoping to use this free time to bring the pile of shame down a bit. ^^;

Speaking of here’s how the piles are looking….

 

I recently rearranged it a little to try and get some of the shorter reads out the way. I’ve already read 2 this month, so I’m hoping I can keep knocking them down!

Reading Log: November 2019

November went by in a total blur and I don’t feel like it should be almost Christmas again. I still have books from my birthday to read and that was March! Anyway here’s what I’ve read this month. Rules I set for myself and these posts can be found here.

Manga:

  • Tokyo Tarareba Girls volume 9
  • Himouto! Umaru-chan volume 7
  • Sweet Drop
  • Daytime Shooting Star volume 3
  • Ao Haru Ride volume 7
  • Cells at Work! volume 5
  • An Incurable Case of Love volume 1
  • My Hero Academia: Smash volume 2
  • The Unwanted Undead Adventurer volume 2
  • JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable volume 3
  • Arata Primal: The New Primitive (Manga +)
  • Nicola Travelling Around the Demon’s World volume 1
  • If It’s For My Daughter, I’d Even Defeat a Demon Lord volume 4
  • The Wize Wize Beasts of The Wizarding Wizdoms 
  • Hitorijime My Hero volume 5
  • Combatants Will Be Dispatched! volume 1
  • Crazy Fruits volume 1
  • A Lotus Flower in the Mud volume 1
  • Tomo-chan is a Girl volume 5
  • The Beautiful Greeness volume 2
  • Boys Love! volume 1
  • Sneaky Red volume 2
  • One Room of Happiness volume 6
  • The vacation in Love volume 1
  • Shinjuku Lucky Hole volume 2
  • Shortcake Cake volume 6
  • Yui Kamio Let’s Loose (WSJ)
  • Double Taisei (WSJ)
  • Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction volume 7
  • Don’t Toy with Me, Miss Nagatoro volume 1 – review
  • Demon Lord, Retry! volume 1
  • Our Dreams at Dusk volume 3
  • The Love of Calendula volume 1
  • Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest volume 2 – review
  • Anonymous Noise volume 17
  • Dreamin’ Sun volume 10
  • Classmates volume 3
  • Ten Count volume 2
  • Haikyu!! volume 35

Light Novels:

  • My Hero Academia: School Briefs volume 3 – review
  • Cooking with Wild Game volume 5
  • Sexiled volume 2
  • The Miracles of the Namiya General Store – review
  • Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks? volume 4

So it turns out I’ve been majorly slacking on reading light novels in November. I’m going to blame playing the new Pokémon game… I finished the month with 39 manga read and 5 light novels, compared to 24 manga last month and 15 light novels. Gotta up my game next month!

Pile of Shame:

So I made a deal with a good friend of mine that once she visited if I was still writing these reading logs I’d include pictures of the pile of shame instead of a list, so gonna start doing that this month!

Currently reading: Decapitation.
Pile:

Reading Log: October 2019

The end of the year is approaching surprisingly fast and somehow the pile of shame is still not decreasing but I’m still reading a bunch of stuff… Funny how life works. Anyways here’s what I’ve been reading this month. Rules I set for myself and these posts can be found here.

Manga:

  • Cells at Work: Code Black volume 1
  • Blank Canvas volume 2
  • Teddy Bear De Cheri
  • Marginal Operation volume 2
  • Demon Slayer volume 9
  • Cooking with Wild Game volume 1
  • Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles volume 3
  • As Miss Beelzebub Likes volume 7
  • The Ancient Magus Bride volume 11
  • Lust and Love in the New Academy
  • A Very Fairy Apartment volume 3
  • The Brave-Tuber volume 1
  • Bakemonogatari volume 1 – review
  • O Maidens in your Savage Season volume 4 – review
  • Granblue Fantasy volume 1 – review
  • Yozakura Quartet volume 3
  • Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 4: Diamond is Unbreakable volume 1
  • Trial
  • Beastars volume 1 – review
  • That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime volume 11
  • Konosuba: An Explosion on this Wonderful World volume 2 –review
  • The Stranger by the Beach
  • The Magic in this Other World is Too Far Behind volume 4
  • The Way of the Househusband volume 1

Light Novels:

  • Infinite Dendrogram volume 10
  • Torture Princess volume 1
  • Full Metal Panic volume 4
  • I Saved Too Many Girls and Caused the Apocalypse volume 16
  • In Another World with my Smartphone volume 17
  • Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash volume 14.5
  • Spirit Chronicles volume 7
  • Sword Art Online: Progressive volume 6
  • Durarara!! volume 13
  • The Combat Baker and Automation Waitress volume 2
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm volume 4
  • An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride volume 8
  • The Greatest Magicmaster’s Retirement Plan volume 3
  • Altina the Sword Princess volume 1
  • The Ancient Magus’ Bride: The Silver Yarn

So 24 manga this month, down from 26, and 15 light novels compared to 10 last month. Not bad given I’ve even been to SLA…

Pile of Shame:

Currently reading: My Hero Academia: School Briefs volume 3, Decapitation

Snow White with the Red Hair volume 4
Umaru volume 7
Daytime Shooting Star volume 3
Tokyo Tarareba Girls volume 9
Cells at Work volume 5
An Incurable Case of Love
My Hero Academia: Smash volume 2
Hiorijime My Hero volume 5
Suspension
The Miracles of the Namiyama General Store
Torture Princess volume 2
I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed out My Level volume 5
Reincarnated into Sword volume 1
Strangulation
Classroom of the Elite volume 2
Arifureta volume 1
Tokyo Ghoul: Re volumes 8-11
Re:Zero volume 8
Log Horizon volume 4
Re:Zero EX volume 2
Strike the Blood volume 4
The Devil is a Part Timer! volume 11

I’ve bought a lot of manga this week so the pile is looking even worse than usual. Hopefully improvements next month. ^^;

Reading Log: September 2019

September came and went in a flash, I’m not even sure where the time went this month! I feel like I read quite a lot of good stuff this month, so lets take a look:

Manga

  • Graduate volume 1
  • Eromanga Sensei volume 3
  • Record of Grancrest War volume 4
  • It’s Fine, Even if It’s Just a Dream volume 1
  • Demon Slayer volume 8
  • Jinjin Jingisukan
  • Haikyu!! volume 34
  • That Time I got Reincarnated as a Slime volumes 9-10
  • To The Abandoned Sacred Beasts volume 9
  • My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom volume 1
  • Motion Emotion volume 1
  • Infinite Dendrogram volume 3
  • Shortcake Cake volume 5
  • Silver Spoon volume 10
  • Snow White with the Red Hair volume 3 – review
  • Fullmetal Alchemist: Full Metal Edition volume 6
  • Magus of the Library volume 2 – review
  • Bungo Stray Dogs volume 12
  • Discommunication volume 2
  • Candy Colour Paradox volume 3
  • The Golden Sheep volume 1
  • The Secret Between Two
  • I’m Sorry, God
  • Become You volume 1
  • Mood Indigo volume 1

Light Novels

  • The Night is Short, Walk on Girl – review
  • Koyomimonogatari Part 2 – review
  • Sexiled! volume 1
  • The Reprise of the Spear Hero volume 1
  • Konosuba volume 9
  • Restaurant to Another World volume 1
  • Kokoro Connect volume 7
  • How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom volume 10
  • Outbreak Company volume 11
  • Combatants Will be Dispatched! volume 1

So 26 manga this month and 10 light novels, compared to 40 and 13. September was a relatively quiet month for new releases and so I managed to get through my pile of shame a little bit instead. Speaking of, here’s how that’s looking:

Pile of Shame:

Currently reading: Torture Princess volume 1

Reincarnated into Sword volume 1
Decapitation
Strangulation
Classroom of the Elite volume 2
Arifureta volume 1
Sword Art Online: Progressive volume 6
Tokyo Ghoul: Re volumes 8-11
Re:Zero volume 8
Log Horizon volume 4
Re:Zero EX volume 2
Strike the Blood volume 4
The Devil is a Part Timer! volume 11