Book Review, Manga, N2

[N2] ミステリと言う勿れ(なかれ) #1

Kunō Totonō is making curry on a calm winter's day when the police suddenly appear at his door. He is a suspect in a murder case and is taken in for interrogation. At the police station he meets the investigating detectives and instead of answering their questions, begins to share his wisdom with them. As… Continue reading [N2] ミステリと言う勿れ(なかれ) #1

Book Review, Fiction, Manga, N2

[N2] 暗殺(あんさつ)教室

Assassination Classroom by Matsui Yusei was an insanely popular series a few years ago and for a reason. While it tells the story of a class of middle school students being tasked with killing their octopus-like teacher, it also features dealing with school system inequality and wholesome teacher-student-relations. I had watched the anime a few… Continue reading [N2] 暗殺(あんさつ)教室

Book Review, Fiction, N2

[N2]チップス先生こんにちは

This is a short story by Jun, published as part of the ショートショート texts on bookwalker. It consists of a dialog between teacher and student, discussing the subjects of happiness, money and parental love. I really liked the philosophical approach of this short story. By asking questions, the teacher lets his student work out the… Continue reading [N2]チップス先生こんにちは