Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 2: Apprentice Shrine Maiden (Vol 2)

Myne’s starting to settle into her day to day duties as an apprentice Shrine Maiden and the building expectations from both Benno and the Head Priest, but she hasn’t forgotten her true goal either. With exciting news from her family, she’s even more motivated to create the books she loves–but things will never be so… Read More Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 2: Apprentice Shrine Maiden (Vol 2)

Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 2: Apprentice Shrine Maiden (Vol 1)

After surviving her baptism, and discovering an available library within the temple walls, Myne is starting her days as an apprentice shrine maiden. After a generous donation and some accidental strong-arming, the reincarnated young girl is hoping for some quality time with her beloved books—but little does she realise how difficult it will be for… Read More Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 2: Apprentice Shrine Maiden (Vol 1)

Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 3)

After collapsing at Benno’s store, Myne comes face-to-face with her impending death from the Devouring. Now with the knowledge of what is happening to her, and her prospective survival, she has to make the decision about how she wants to spend the rest of her life. But all hope may not be lost after she… Read More Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 3)

Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 2)

With the merchant Benno funding her attempts at making paper, now Myne and her friend-cum-business partner Lutz have the resources to try and create plant-sourced paper. Between the two children working hard on achieving their dreams—of becoming a librarian and traveling merchant, respectively—and the massive potential Myne’s Urano knowledge has in the new world she’s… Read More Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 2)

Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 1)

Urano is a self-described book addict. She jokes with her childhood friend that she’d be happy dying under an avalanche of books—that is, until she actually does! It seems the bookish university student has reincarnated as a sickly six-year-old in a fantasy world…that doesn’t have any books! Now, the young girl is struggling to try… Read More Review: Ascendance of a Bookworm – Pt 1: Daughter of a Soldier (Vol 1)

Ascendance of a Bookworm

English Title: Ascendance of a Bookworm: I’ll Do Anything to Become a Librarian!Japanese Title: 本好きの下剋上 ~司書になるためには手段を選んでいられません~ — “Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan wo Erandeiraremasen”Author: Miya Kazuki — 香月 美夜Illustrator: You Shiina — 椎名 優Translator: QuofGenre: Isekai, Fantasy, DramaOriginal Run: January 2015 – ongoingEnglish Run: May 2019 – ongoingJapanese Publisher: TO… Read More Ascendance of a Bookworm