Book List in Order:30 titles

  • Both touched by spirits called yokai, Kotoko and Kuro have gained unique superhuman powers. But to gain her powers Kotoko has given up an eye and a leg, and Kuro's personal life is a shambles. So when Kotoko suggests they team up to deal with renegad...


  • Both touched by spirits called yokai, Kotoko and Kuro have gained unique superhuman powers. But to gain her powers Kotoko has given up an eye and a leg, and Kuro's personal life is a shambles. So when Kotoko suggests they team up to deal with renegad...


  • EX FACTORKotoko investigates the mysterious death of former idol Karin Nanase, who now terrorizes the sleepy town of Makurazaka as “Steel Lady Nanase.” But with Kurō missing and the threat of the Steel Lady potentially causing harm to the Makura...


  • KINDRED SPIRITS    The 17-year-old Kotoko has a unique situation. When she was a child, she was kidnapped by spirits called yōkai, and returned missing one leg and one eye. Since then, she has been able to communicate with ot...


  • Hizumi makes his final plea, begging Ayumu to accept the fate that has been forced upon them. By killing Hizumi and taking out Kiyotaka before his own natural demise, Ayumu can remove all the supernatural pieces on the board. After all he's been thro...


  • When Kirie's DNA tests on Ayumu, Hizumi, and their respective older brothers yield shocking results, the disgruntled Watcher confronts the only two people who can confirm the truth of Ayumu's parentage: his mom and dad. What she learns shakes her to ...


  • "Hizumi''s ""happy high schooler"" facade begins to crumble as Ayumu confronts Kirie about Hizumi''s cheerful acceptance of the fate that awaits him. Big brother Kiyotaka has always cast a shadow over Ayumu''s life, but what kind of despair has Hi...


  • Ayumu prepares to leave the hospital, still mulling over the murderous role fate has for him to play. But if Hizumi is destined to die at Ayumu's hand, why does he seem so eager to be friends? Far from bloodthirsty, the good-natured Hizumi has been l...


  • A tale of the Vampire King's tragic love and its consequencesR to L (Japanese Style). A tale of the Vampire King's tragic love and its consequences Final Volume!: Now that she knows the truth about Stella and the Black Swan, Kayuki is faced with a fa...






  • The battle with Kanon may be over, but it's going to be some time before Ayumu and the others fully recover from the ordeal. As the police and media casually sweep the entire incident under the rug, Ayumu realizes he's no closer to solving the myster...


  • "A tale of the Vampire King''s tragic love and its consequencesR to L (Japanese Style). A tale of the Vampire King''s tragic love and its consequences. Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara ""Red Rose"" Strauss lost both his kingdom and h...


  • Hiyono's gamble has bought Ayumu some time, but is ten minutes long enough to reason out an effective plan? Ayumu kicks his mind into overdrive, orchestrating a series of wave attacks designed to overcome Kanon's incredible fighting skills. But shoul...


  • "A tale of the Vampire King''s tragic love and its consequences R to L (Japanese Style). Long ago, Strauss tried to bring peace to his realm by exposing himself to sunlight, only to have that very sunlight betray him. Now, with his queen freed from h...


  • Kanon is startled by the sudden arrival of Madoka Narumi, but not so much as to shake his aggressive offense. Still, it's enough to give Rio the chance to rescue the captive Ayumu. Free at last, Ayumu must face the difficult decision that lies before...


  • R to L (Japanese Style). Recollections of the past come to an end just as the terrors of the present are unleashed! The survival of humans and dhampires alike depends on Strauss, but does he dare take action and thus reveal one of his most closely gu...


  • "Despite thorough planning and preparation, the offensive against Kanon is not going well. Bruised and broken, Rio, Ryouko, and Kousuke are no closer to reaching Kanon than when they started. But Ayumu''s trusty information-gathering sidekick is r...


  • "R to L (Japanese Style)Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara ""Red Rose"" Strauss lost both his kingdom and his queen. Since humans were unable to kill the queen, they sealed her away, erecting thousands of fake seals so that the king would n...


  • Though Ayumu is steadily losing confidence, the Blade Children are gearing up to act against Kanon's threat. Claiming the newspaper room as their temporary headquarters (much to Hiyono's dismay), Rio, Kousuke, and Ryouko organize their offensive with...


  • "Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara “Red Rose” Strauss lost both his kingdom and his queen. Since humans were unable to kill the queen, they sealed her away, erecting thousands of fake seals so that the king would never find her...



  • "Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara “Red Rose” Strauss lost both his kingdom and his queen. Since humans were unable to kill the queen, they sealed her away, erecting thousands of fake seals so that the king would never find her...


  • The Blade Children are on the alert as the first "hunter"-Kanon Hilbert, a fellow Blade Child and Eyes Rutherford's childhood friend-is sent to eradicate them. To shore up their defenses, Eyes seeks the cooperation of track star Ryouko Takamachi, a B...


  • • Shirodaira's debut novel Meitantei ni Hana wo (Rose and Detective) was nominated for the 8th Annual Ayukawa Tetsuya Award in 1997.• The Record of a Fallen Vampire is from Square Enix, the Japanese publisher of Fullmetal Alchemist and Final Fant...


  • When Hiyono turns the tables on Rio and Kousuke and demands a rematch for Ayumu, she ends up getting kidnapped! However, it looks like there'll be a rematch after all. In exchange for his trusty information dealer, Ayumu must hand over Hiyono's hard ...


  • Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara Rosered Strauss lost both his kingdom and his queen. Since humans were unable to kill the queen, they sealed her away, erecting thousands of fake seals so that the king would never find her true location. ...


  • When one of Ayumu's teachers promises to give him a few clues about the Blade Children, the deceptively cute Rio, one of the Blade Children herself, ruthlessly murders the man in broad daylight. Faced with another brutal murder to solve and one step ...



  • """I''m going to uncover the mystery of the ''Blade Children.''""World-class detective Kiyotaka Narumi''s last words prior to his sudden disappearance continue to haunt his younger brother, Ayumu. The cheeky 10th-grader becomes further embroiled in t...


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    The new mystery thriller with a romantic edge from the creator of Blast of Tempest, and The Record of a Fallen Vampire! FALSE IDOLThe uneasy trio of Kotoko, Kurô, and Saki are facing a seemingly impossible challenge in trying to stop the terror o...






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    INDUCTIVE REASONING“Steel Lady Nanase”—the urban legend of a faceless, bloodthirsty phantom who had once been a voluptuous idol— as gone from myth to terrifying reality thanks to Rikka’s powers. In order to defeat this fictitious monster,...