In the spring of , Kouichi Sakakibara transfers to Yomiyama North Middle School. In class, he develops a sense of unease as he notices that the people. Another (アナザー, Anazā) is a Japanese mystery horror novel by Yukito Ayatsuji, published on .. A re-release of the bunkobon edition featuring illustrations by Noizi Ito was released under the imprint Sneaker English version by Yen Press . Free shipping. Another by Yukito Ayatsuji (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipping! . Free shipping. Battle Angel Alita Deluxe Edition 4 by Yukito Kishiro: New.

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Things start out just Literally nothing, the main character is in a new school with kids that act weird and that’s it until page Another Novel cover art.

If you want more curse focus and creep factor, read the novel. The class is soon caught up in a strange phenomenon, in which students and their relatives begin to die in often gruesome ways.

It is far more eerie and creepy than it is frightening. I was curious to how the book was though compared to the anime so that is why I read it in earnest. At least, Oh my God!

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Several of the characters had similar names — Mikami, Mizuno, Misaki first nameMisaki surname — and so I sometimes found myself confusing some of the incidental characters. Minimum monthly payments are required. Yes, lots of death but you don’t really see them.

Home Sweet Home Maquia: Delivery in 3 days. Retrieved July 30, He is unable to start his third year at his new school due to a genetic lung illness that forces him to miss the first few weeks.


Volume 1 – 2 out of 5 Volume ayasuji – 4 out of 5 First, a few general words of warning. The breakdown of my rating is therefore as follows: I felt like the anime gave a little more focus on the other members of the class as the book was heavily focused on Koichi and Mei. Although she started off seeming like a very weak character — always speaking in a Gothic and flowery way which left you wondering if she was a ghost — her presence grew a lot stronger as the story progressed.

The only thing that made me go, “Meh” for this book was the writing style. Mar 21, Wendy rated it it was ok Shelves: We feel is scepticism, confusion and doubt throughout the story. Another definitely falls into that category, the plot taking multiple clever and edktion turns over the course of the novel.

In addition to being Ayatsuji’s first novel to be translated into English, Another is probably his most widely-known work, especially outside of Japan.

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And soon after Koichi’s arrival, a new series of deaths begin. As a transfer student, Kouichi had no idea what was actually going on for most of the novel, and characters yujito him would only make vague hints, or try and dissuade him from prying too deeply, hoping that in the end there wouldn’t be a need to tell him anything if the curse wasn’t active that year. This book is set in and begins with Koichi in the hospital, recovering after one of his lungs spontaneously collapsed for the second time.

Dec yukkto, Katie Arnold rated it it was amazing. Eventually he gains some dubious allies, the most important being a young woman named Mei Misaki who may or may not actually exist. He was supposed to start as a transfer student in third-year Class 3 at North Yomi middle school, but his health issues delayed things.


By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Students at the school are friendly enough, but when Sakakibara tries to broach the subject of Misaki, everyone does their best to dance around the question and Sakakibara’s subsequent questions about the curse of Class 3.

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One thing that annoyed me was that the ending turned on yukit fact that the narrator ie Sakakibara knows, but you – the reader – do not. Mar 29, Ng M. Aside from one detail that could be considered cheating more on this laterthe clues were all hidden very smoothly and yet were available for observant readers to find and piece together.

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Gotta love the way the events unfold with so much of suspense. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months.

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