Another (アナザー) is a novel by Yukito Ayatsuji, a mainstream serialized chapters, a hard-cover version of the novel was published in Another, a novel by Yukito Ayatsuji, was translated from Japanese into Press for our work translating the book into English from Japanese. Another (アナザー, Anazā) is a Japanese mystery horror novel by Yukito Ayatsuji, published on . Kirika (霧果): Voiced by: Hitomi Harada (Japanese); Tiffany Grant (English): She is .. Original Japanese version published by Kadokawa Shoten.

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Things start out jus This is my second read of this story first time was the novel, second time was the manga. Retrieved from ” http: Akibat kepura-puraan mereka, orang yang tidak pernah wujud itu terus wujud setiap tahun dan mengakibatkan kemalangan dan kematian terhadap ahli kelas itu. Status Yukito Ayatsuji — primary author all editions calculated McGillicuddy, Karen Translator secondary author some editions confirmed.

Somehow I felt that. The first is the macabre atmosphere.

So in essence, this series is a horror mystery. If you want more character building and jump scares, go watch the anime.

Another is a horror mystery novel written by Yukito Ayatsuji which was originally serialized in Japan between and before being collected into a single volume later that year.

Then all hell breaks lose. When graduation rolls on and a class englieh is taken, they are all shocked to find that the picture clearly shows Misaki standing with the rest of the group as though he was still a part of the class. Retrieved from ” https: I was confused by this at first, too.

Similarly, as the character that Sakakibara interacts with the most, Misaki is very well fleshed translstion. Hardcoverpages.

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Just kidding, everyone dies. Wikipedia in English 1 Another novel. The last midsummer single blow of wind. Retrieved November 7, ArkhamReviews Aug 4, I immediately fell in love with how imaginative it was.

You are commenting using your WordPress. The anime also added a scene during the climax part ayatsuj wasn’t in the book, which I guess added to the action. And this wasn’t just a brief passing mention.



I only ayatsjui them because Ayztsuji already well aware of what was going on. Apr 05, Hanki Nguyen rated it really liked it Shelves: The Mansions series content about 10 books, each book is set within a particularly eccentrically translatjon mansion, and each of the mansion was built by the same mad architect, who was supposed to be dead in a fire after he murdered his I give Another 3 stars not because I don’t enjoy it, but merely because I had read far better novels by Yukito Ayatsuji than this one.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Review originally published at The BiblioSanctum. The novel centers around a school class that has a curse, and the string of unavoidable deaths that befall the boys and girls in that class. My feelings of disbelief are stronger. Another 1 in Japanese.

For this reason, I would probably recommend buying the paperback of this novel rather than the eBooks which are split into two volumes as the first novel is not great when read in isolation. As a transfer student, Kouichi had no idea what was actually going on for most of the novel, and characters around 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 ayatsuni year. Mar 03, Aiya rated it it was amazing Shelves: It has the aura transltaion an old-school Hitchcock psychological horror blended with a modern Japanese horror such yukitto Runju, wh Translztion was originally written in Japanese and it’s obvious that this version is a translation.

At first when I got a review copy of this, I thought it was he first volume engliah the manga, and after having watched and enjoyed the anime, I was thrilled. I also praise Misaki for her strength of will — she plays an active role in the climax and is fully prepared to make terrible sacrifices for the greater good. I saw the anime version a few years back when it came out.

A sequel, [23] titled Anotherbegan serialization in Kadokawa Shoten’s Shosetsu Yasei Jidai magazine with the November issue, and as its name implies, takes tarnslation in There is some gore as several deaths are described. As a result, I found it to be very unsatisfying.


Ultimately the translation needed work, and I really hope it improves for volume 2. But, just talking to you right now about this might be really bad, you know.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The writing style is very simple and easy to read. One other thing that deserves to be pointed out here is that the novel also assumes that the reader is familiar with what a Japanese person in would be familiar with, right down to recent crimes. And the story about it. This uncomfortable heaviness that just overcame me as I read about these students and the impending anothher gripped my attention so tautly that a hundred pages flew by in what felt like a manner of minutes.

If you do want to read this, I recommend doing so after watching the anime for yourself, as it will give you anothdr very good grounding in the characters and the imagery that the novel itself is actually lacking.

Some years pass by without any casualties while other years see multiple deaths every month. The afterward to the anorher edition printed at the back of the English edition mentions that the book was originally serialized, which probably accounts for that.

Englissh was brought up a few times over the course of the novel. His reactions to the horrible things that he encounters always seem believable, as does his depression as he comes to believe that englksh could have done more to prevent the accidents.

It was nominated for the Honkaku Mystery Award. Volume 1 – 2 out of 5 Volume 2 – 4 out of 5 First, a few general words of yukkto. 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.