Holmes of Kyoto

Homes of Kyoto

English Title: Holmes of Kyoto
Japanese Title: 京都寺町三条のホームズ  — “Holmes at Kyoto Teramachi Sanjo”
Author: Mai Mochizuki  — 望月麻衣
Illustrator: N/A
Translator: Minna Lin
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Slice of Life
Original Run: April 2015 – ongoing
English Run: September 2020 – ongoing
Japanese Publisher: Futabasha
English Publisher: J-Novel Heart (J-Novel Club)
Volumes in Japanese: 15 (In Progress)
Volumes in English: 1 (In Progress)

Note: Also available to read online through a J-Novel Club subscription. This series is currently digital-only.

Synopsis: Half a year after moving to Kyoto, high school girl Aoi Mashiro brings her late grandfather’s old scrolls to Kura, an antique store nestled in Kyoto’s Teramachi-Sanjo shopping arcade, for an appraisal. One thing leads to another, and she winds up working there part-time. The manager’s son, Kiyotaka Yagashira—nicknamed the “Holmes of Kyoto”—is uncannily perceptive, and together, they solve strange cases relating to the antiques brought to them by clients. 

Volume 1
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Released September 08, 2020 — ASIN: B08CD3BJ84

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Volume 2
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Released TBA — ASIN: **********

Volume 3
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Anime Adaptation

MAL Entry — 12 episodes — Aired July 2018 – September 2018

Note: Adapted volumes 1 to 4 of the light novel series

Manga Adaptation

MAL Entry — (Japan) — Published October 2017 – ongoing (English) Not licensed

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