Welcome to 霧のむこうのふしぎな町
We read this as the Beginner Book Club!
We’ve finished reading this book as a club, but please feel free to continue posting in the discussion threads (linked below) if you’re reading at a later date and have unanswered questions, or thoughts you’d like to share
Not sure if this book is for you? Check out the sample pages in the Nomination Post - remember that your fellow book club members will be here to help you out though you can also look at this rating poll to see what we thought of it, though watch out for spoilers in the rest of that thread.
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Reading Schedule and Discussion Threads
|Week||Start Date||Chapter||Page Numbers||Page Count|
|Week 1||December 14th||1 ・ リナ、霧の谷へ||7 - 11||4|
|Week 2||December 21st||1 ・ リナ、霧の谷へ||12 - 18+||7|
|Week 3||December 28th||1 ・ リナ、霧の谷へ||19 - 28||9|
|Week 4||January 4th||2 ・ ピコット屋敷という下宿||29 - 41||12|
|Week 5||January 11th||2 ・ ピコット屋敷という下宿||42 - 55||11.5|
|Week 6||January 25th||3 ・ リナ、はじめてはたらきにでる||57 - 69+||12|
|Week 7||February 1st||3 ・ リナ、はじめてはたらきにでる||70 - 82||11.5|
|Week 8||February 8th||4 ・ バカメとトーマスのいる店||83 - 96+||12|
|Week 9||February 15th||4 ・ バカメとトーマスのいる店||97 - 110||13|
|Week 10||February 22nd||5 ・ 魔法の手助け||111 - 124||11|
|Week 11||February 29th||5 ・ 魔法の手助け||125 - 136||10|
|Week 12||March 7th||6 ・ 王子さまというものは||137 - 145+||8|
|Week 13||March 14th||6 ・ 王子さまというものは||146 - 154||7.5|
|Week 14||March 21st||7 ・ お面をとらない男の子||155 - 165||10|
|Week 15||March 28th||7 ・ お面をとらない男の子||165 - 178||11|
|Week 16||April 4th||8 ・ おみやげ||179 - 190||11|
|Week 17||April 11th||8 ・ おみやげ||192 - 203||10.5|
+The last line runs onto the next page
You might want to pre-learn some of the words which will appear a lot using FloFlo (free to use), or use FloFlo while reading to learn those words after you’ve seen them for the first time.
Are you planning to read 霧のむこうのふしぎな町 with us?
- Yes, but I might start late
If you’ve read it before but will join in the discussion, please select ‘yes’!