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LN/Light Novel/Novel - First Edition: Start reading your Novel now!


Jun 7, 2018
I am not really sure where do I start, but I thought about making that one since, well, I think that there is none of those. Or there may have been one, but it sounds like it's dead now, so in any case, I'm rebooting this thread.
For starters...

A novel is a relatively long work of narrative fiction, normally written in prose form, and which is typically published as a book.

However, there is also the Light Novel format. Unlike Novels, the Light Novels, or LN for short, are novels that usually have short chapters, but one of the upsides is that usually it can be read online, for free. The downside however, is that it's usually either avaliable in Chinese (common language), Japanese, or Korean language, and some actually require you to pay. Luckily, there are several sites or pages that has translated novels.

For beginners, I would strongly recommend you to go visit Novel Planet. It might not be too good with others, but there is a dark theme, and overall, it has been the easiest method for me to read a light novel.

What are your favorite novels? Any that you would recommend?


Feb 13, 2012
Fukuoka, Japan
Currently the only LNs I read are Youjitsu (Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu he) and Re:Zero. I want to read more but they just take so much time.