The Twelve Kingdoms is a Japanese series of fantasy novels written by Fuyumi Ono and .. Yoko travels to the world of Juuni Kokki, develops as a person and starts to embrace her new destiny. “Tsuki no Kage, Kage no Umi Tenshou”. Juuni Kokki (Novel). Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series! Description. Except for her red hair, Youko Nakajima is a typical, . Looking for information on the light novel Juuni Kokuki (The Twelve Kingdoms)? Find out more with MyAnimeList, the world’s most active online anime and.

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Very enjoyable, and I will be hunting for the nogel book for sure and re-watching the anime: I’ve also grown fond of the different characters, a varied cast among which you find half-beasts and unicorns. This is a brilliant ‘coming of age’ story that has plenty of character growth.

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Kudos to you, Ono Fuyumi! Dec 12, Sarah rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sep 19, Kat rated kokk it was amazing. The story does not contain romance as a plot, and there is heavy focus on politics and the world that the author created. They are Juuni Kokuki: You can find the website where you can read and download the novel in english easily on the internet! Kirins are powerful and so it was interesting to see how the author created Keiki to have flaws. Of course, she thought, no matter ko,ki it was, the end result would be the same.


The license for the series had already reverted back to Kodansha, the Japanese publisher for the series.

Each of the Twelve Kingdoms has a monarch and a Kirina mythological beast who first selects and then serves the monarch of his or her kingdom and can assume human form. Coming back to read the novels after watching the anime years ago was definitely a good call! Koiki MayTokyopop permanently closed down all divisions except its German branch.

A standard Japanese girl who works hard to fit in with others.

Yoko doesn’t feel like she fits in at school, but she is a good student and manages to stay on the good side of other students and her teachers. The art work was very nice. While she’s in Kou, trying to figure out a way home and also encountering other people, she realizes that although her life in Japan was comfortable and easy, Yoko wasn’t really living her life.

Except that there is absolutely nothing normal about any of it!

Juuni Kokki Novel Translations: A Compilation (Updated 07/24/06)

The anime uses Youko as a framing device for telling other stories, while the novels do not. Manga is the Japanese kpkki of comics with a unique style and following. Quotes from The Twelve Kingdo It is there that the battle for her life and sanity really begins.


The world-building is really interesting and I really just enjoyed learning together with Yoko.

Boku no Chikyuu o Mamotte. I recommend this a lot!

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It sort of reminded of another favorite of mine,namely Basara. InShinchosha Publishing Co. Oblivion video game soundtrack. To date, this has been released only in Japanese.

Otro personaje sumamente importante es Keiki. Whiny school girl gets knocked around until she ain’t whiny no more.

I’ve finished the book several times and has taken me two or three days to finish each time. The writing doesn’t feel very polished even though I had the impression that it got better as the story progressedand the pacing is far from perfect. I had this particular attachment to it, that I can’t really explain or understand. This book or books?

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That all being said, the end of the book redeemed everything for me. Believable characterization, non-stop action, some really fantastic worldbuilding Utsuro no Hako to Zero no Maria Novel. Except for her red hair that stands out everywhere in Japan, nuuni no one can explain that one. We shall always love ourselves. Shushou becomes ruler of Kyou. Retrieved December 12,