Honobu Yonezawa

Honobu Yonezawa

Honobu YonezawaHonobu Yonezawa (1987-) is a Japanese novelist and mystery writer. He was born in Japan’s Gifu prefecture and, as of 2007, resides in Tokyo. His first published novel, Hyouka, was the recipient of the 5th Kadokawa School Novel Award (Young Mystery & Horror Category), and he has since won many more for his other works.

His mystery series, Classics Club Series, was adapted into a TV anime by Kyoto Animation and aired from 4/2012 to 9/2012.

 

 

 

Bibliography:

Classics Club Series

  • Hyouka「氷菓」(Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko, 11/2001 | Kadokawa Bunko, 2006)
  • The Credit Roll of the Fool「愚者のエンドロール」(Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko, 8/2002 | Kadokawa Bunko, 2007)
  • The Kudryavka Sequence「クドリャフカの順番」(Kadokawa Shoten, 6/2005 | Kadokawa Bunko, 5/2008)
  • The Doll that Took a Detour「遠まわりする雛」(Kadokawa Shoten, 10/2007 | Kadokawa Bunko, 7/2010)
  • Approximating the Distance between Two People「ふたりの距離の概算」(Kadokawa Shoten, 6/2010 | Kadokawa Bunko, 6/2012)

Petit Bourgeois Series

  • The Spring Special Strawberry Tart Case「春期限定いちごタルト事件」(Sougen Suiri Bunko, 12/2004)
  • The Summer Special Tropical Parfait Case「夏期限定トロピカルパフェ事件」(Sougen Suiri Bunko, 4/2006)
  • The Autumn Special Kuri-Kinton Case「秋期限定栗きんとん事件」(Sougen Suiri Bunko【上・下】, 3/2009)

Other Works

  • Goodbye, Fairy「さよなら妖精」(Tokyo Sougen-sha Mystery Frontier, 2/2004 | Sougen Suiri Bunko, 6/2006)
  • Where Is My Dog「犬はどこだ」(Tokyo Sougen-sha Mystery Frontier, 7/2005 | Sougen Suiri Bunko, 2/2008)
  • Bottleneck「ボトルネック」(Shinchou-sha, 8/2006 | Shinchou Bunko, 9/2009)
  • The Incite Mill「インシテミル」(Bungeishunjuu, 8/2007 | Bunshun Bunko, 6/2010)
  • Feast of the Ephemeral Sheep「儚い羊たちの祝宴」(Shinchou-sha, 11/2008 | Shinchou Bunko, 7/2011)
  • Five Stories of Recollection「追想五断章」(Shuuei-sha, 8/2009 | Shuuei-sha Bunko, 4/2012)
  • The Broken Keel「折れた竜骨」(Tokyo Sougen-sha Mystery Frontier, 11/2010 | Sougen Suiri Bunko【上・下】, 7/2013)
  • Recursion「リカーシブル」(Shinchou-sha, 1/2013 | Shinchou Bunko, 6/2015)
  • The Fulfillment「満願」(Shinchou-sha, 3/2014)
  • Kings and Circuses「王とサーカス」(Tokyo Sougen-sha, 7/2015)

Plus many more short stories featured in various magazines.