High School detective Edani Kotori solves her first case! This story is by Kazuhiko Endo from Tongari Books, a website where you can read stories like blog entries.
I absolutely love detective stories! Whether it’s about a crime case or more of a mystery, I always enjoy the suspense and the typical characters that appear.
In this story, the case to solve is a series of burglaries in which planned absences of the victims are exploited. Kotori suspects a connection of the victims at a nearby family restaurant…
Because I have read other detective stories in Japanese before, most of the specialized vocabulary used in this story was already familiar to me. If this will be your first time reading a story of this genre, have a look at the vocabulary list:
I’ve put together a short vocabulary list for this text, while I’ve read it.
This is not a full list of all vocabulary used!
You can read Kotoris first case here for free: https://tongari-books.blogspot.com/2020/12/blog-post.html
Lenght of the text: ca. 5000 characters