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This is a list of web novels from the 小説家になろう website ranked by their difficulty, on a scale from 1 to 10, where 1 is very easy and 10 is very hard. You can use it to find the most appropriate novel to read based on how good your Japanese is.

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(´・ω・`)最強勇者はお払い箱→魔王になったらずっと俺の無双ターン
Length (in words)195515
Unique words13784
Unique words (used once)5091
Unique words (used once %)36%
Unique kanji2209
Unique kanji (used once)257
Unique kanji readings4125
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length18.8
Characters449661
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100年後に転生した王女はもと従者のキスで目覚めたい…けど、今世では立場が逆でした
Length (in words)41055
Unique words4872
Unique words (used once)2315
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1439
Unique kanji (used once)283
Unique kanji readings2267
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.3
Characters94023
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10年早く生まれた伊達政宗だが、思っていたのとちょっと違う
Length (in words)100104
Unique words9450
Unique words (used once)3997
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2178
Unique kanji (used once)341
Unique kanji readings3976
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length23.5
Characters221655
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31番目のお妃様
Length (in words)49644
Unique words5620
Unique words (used once)2593
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1582
Unique kanji (used once)310
Unique kanji readings2614
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length19.3
Characters114105
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AV監督だったけれどファンタジー異世界に転生しちゃったから女勇者をそそのかしてAV撮ってレベル1のままラスボスと戦うハメになった件
Length (in words)60358
Unique words6813
Unique words (used once)3238
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1711
Unique kanji (used once)316
Unique kanji readings2838
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length22.2
Characters136074
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DEX極のおっさんは火力が出ないと馬鹿にされたので生産関係を極めることにしました ~新旧の仲間達が集う最強クランマスターの生産日記~
Length (in words)39837
Unique words3866
Unique words (used once)1677
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1191
Unique kanji (used once)244
Unique kanji readings1798
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.2
Characters93776
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Doggy House Hound(s)
Length (in words)49239
Unique words6236
Unique words (used once)3006
Unique words (used once %)48%
Unique kanji1684
Unique kanji (used once)324
Unique kanji readings2713
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length16.3
Characters109257
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Knight's & Magic
Length (in words)628853
Unique words20537
Unique words (used once)6286
Unique words (used once %)30%
Unique kanji2539
Unique kanji (used once)201
Unique kanji readings5050
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length22.2
Characters1420601
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LV999の村人
Length (in words)512411
Unique words15275
Unique words (used once)4802
Unique words (used once %)31%
Unique kanji2106
Unique kanji (used once)165
Unique kanji readings4052
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length22.7
Characters1194603
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SSSランク勇者パーティを追放された実は最強の不遇職が辺境の地で聖女に求婚される悠々自適ライフ
Length (in words)44359
Unique words6588
Unique words (used once)3321
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1817
Unique kanji (used once)381
Unique kanji readings2981
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length15.3
Characters101749
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Slow Encounter 04
Length (in words)40937
Unique words5820
Unique words (used once)3043
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji1557
Unique kanji (used once)315
Unique kanji readings2506
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length16.5
Characters93984
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Sランクの癖に弱すぎる仲間の御守りをさせられていたEランクの支援職実は全てがチート過ぎる規格外の最強の冒険者でした~追放したのに戻ってこいと言われても、もう遅い。もう美少女達とパーティ組んでますから~
Length (in words)28493
Unique words3268
Unique words (used once)1534
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1110
Unique kanji (used once)247
Unique kanji readings1654
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length14.6
Characters67922
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Sランクパーティーを追放されたが”氷の聖女”にヤンデレられて困っている
Length (in words)40632
Unique words5074
Unique words (used once)2466
Unique words (used once %)48%
Unique kanji1461
Unique kanji (used once)300
Unique kanji readings2327
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length24.7
Characters93071
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Sランクパーティーを追放された鍛冶職人、世界最強へと至る ~暇になったおっさんは気晴らしに作ったチート武器で無双する~
Length (in words)44121
Unique words4782
Unique words (used once)2232
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1277
Unique kanji (used once)269
Unique kanji readings2021
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.0
Characters104073
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TSローグライクダンジョンへようこそ
Length (in words)98352
Unique words8862
Unique words (used once)4035
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1802
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings3039
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length14.5
Characters231174
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TS転生してまさかのサブヒロインに。
Length (in words)116680
Unique words10842
Unique words (used once)4815
Unique words (used once %)44%
Unique kanji2061
Unique kanji (used once)311
Unique kanji readings3769
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length19.4
Characters261936
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YoTuber冒険者 ~家を追い出されたニート、冒険者+配信者で成り上がる~
Length (in words)39472
Unique words5411
Unique words (used once)2661
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji1490
Unique kanji (used once)314
Unique kanji readings2392
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length16.4
Characters92645
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n番煎じの異世界転生
Length (in words)46113
Unique words5700
Unique words (used once)2834
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji1548
Unique kanji (used once)324
Unique kanji readings2487
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length18.4
Characters104939
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“ド”がつく程の犬好きな悪役令嬢は領地に帰って犬を愛でたい
Length (in words)75684
Unique words7689
Unique words (used once)3410
Unique words (used once %)44%
Unique kanji1792
Unique kanji (used once)317
Unique kanji readings3011
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length23.0
Characters175834
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■瑞兆は濡烏を秘する■ 〜後宮を仮宿にして、5年かけて有能官吏(男装)まで登りつめました、が、黒髪だけは隠したいっ!〜
Length (in words)48296
Unique words6761
Unique words (used once)3335
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji1766
Unique kanji (used once)334
Unique kanji readings2977
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length20.7
Characters109453
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◆悪役令嬢最後の取り巻きは、彼女の為に忠義を貫く!◆
Length (in words)47693
Unique words6413
Unique words (used once)3213
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1656
Unique kanji (used once)321
Unique kanji readings2796
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length30.4
Characters108422
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◆悪役霊嬢は深夜十二時、推しの上で愛を囁く◆
Length (in words)22236
Unique words4078
Unique words (used once)2276
Unique words (used once %)55%
Unique kanji1430
Unique kanji (used once)385
Unique kanji readings2219
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length22.6
Characters48795
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《完結》国を追放された【聖女】は、隣国で天才【錬金術師】として暮らしていくようです
Length (in words)22011
Unique words3298
Unique words (used once)1685
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji1146
Unique kanji (used once)307
Unique kanji readings1726
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.3
Characters49437
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《攻撃範囲特化》の剣士 ~500年に1度の、現実と異世界が交差するバトルロイヤルに巻き込まれましたが、どうやら俺は最強の力を引き当てたらしい~
Length (in words)39254
Unique words4974
Unique words (used once)2287
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1572
Unique kanji (used once)310
Unique kanji readings2474
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length17.6
Characters92686
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《最強ステータス》を引き継いだ転生少年、勇者の婚約者(お姫様)をうっかり寝取ってしまう
Length (in words)37180
Unique words4485
Unique words (used once)2025
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1439
Unique kanji (used once)308
Unique kanji readings2236
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.5
Characters88579
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「おまえは魔女にでもなるつもりか」と家族に蔑まれ、国を追放された王女だけど、精霊たちに愛されて幸せです
Length (in words)32773
Unique words4701
Unique words (used once)2366
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1389
Unique kanji (used once)317
Unique kanji readings2253
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.4
Characters76420
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「お前はここで俺と死ぬんだよ」武神と呼ばれる武術家は魔王を道連れに死ぬはずだったが瀕死で生き延びたら力を失い勇者パーティーを追放された。今更戻ってきてくれと言っても、もう遅い!俺は自由に生きる!
Length (in words)18870
Unique words3197
Unique words (used once)1633
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji1198
Unique kanji (used once)302
Unique kanji readings1810
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.0
Characters41796
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「さあ、回復してやろう」と全回復してきた魔王様、ついに聖女に転生する
Length (in words)53564
Unique words6549
Unique words (used once)3249
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji1786
Unique kanji (used once)369
Unique kanji readings2961
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length15.7
Characters123901
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「レベルが上がらない無能」とバカにされ、追放された最弱テイマー、実は伝説の『幻獣使い』でした ~モフモフ幻獣と一緒に怒濤の急成長&成り上がりに忙しいので、今更「戻ってきて」なんてもう遅い~
Length (in words)94951
Unique words7180
Unique words (used once)2823
Unique words (used once %)39%
Unique kanji1651
Unique kanji (used once)237
Unique kanji readings2791
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length18.5
Characters216068
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「俺なんで生きてんだろう」って呟いたら幼馴染に泣かれたんだけど、俺なんで逆プロポーズされてんだろう
Length (in words)44701
Unique words4929
Unique words (used once)2332
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1338
Unique kanji (used once)312
Unique kanji readings2087
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length17.4
Characters104422
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「幼女だから」と転生賢者は勇者特科寮管理人にさせられたけど、それならそれで勇者候補たちを【勇者】に鍛え上げて世界救済してやろうじゃないか。
Length (in words)44011
Unique words5724
Unique words (used once)2770
Unique words (used once %)48%
Unique kanji1571
Unique kanji (used once)312
Unique kanji readings2558
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length18.1
Characters100101
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「鍵しか開けられないお荷物は出ていけ!!」と追い出されたのだがいいのだろうか?【鍵師】である俺のおかげでSランクとして成り立っていたのに。俺は義母姉妹と共に世界最強のパーティーを作るから関係ないが。
Length (in words)36822
Unique words4170
Unique words (used once)1893
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1331
Unique kanji (used once)278
Unique kanji readings2069
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length17.9
Characters82518
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『こっぴどくフラれてみた』チャンネルのYouTuber、純真無垢な美少女後輩からベタ惚れされてしまう
Length (in words)24403
Unique words3895
Unique words (used once)2045
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji1250
Unique kanji (used once)330
Unique kanji readings1871
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.5
Characters60685
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『回復師』なんて要らないってパーティを追放されました ~ちなみに【キャリアアップ】のギフトってなんですか?~
Length (in words)39685
Unique words5641
Unique words (used once)2647
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1623
Unique kanji (used once)314
Unique kanji readings2589
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length18.6
Characters88481
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『妹の結婚の邪魔になる』と家族に殺されかけた妖精の愛し子の令嬢は、森の奥で引きこもり魔術師と出会いました。
Length (in words)29298
Unique words3524
Unique words (used once)1630
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1219
Unique kanji (used once)286
Unique kanji readings1811
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.9
Characters64666
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『救国の乙女』になると預言されて、早二十年経ちました。
Length (in words)70463
Unique words3845
Unique words (used once)1475
Unique words (used once %)38%
Unique kanji1225
Unique kanji (used once)233
Unique kanji readings1896
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length22.2
Characters159998
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『理想の花嫁を探して幸せにして差し上げます』と言ったら、そっけなかった婚約者が何故か関わってきますが、花嫁斡旋頑張ります
Length (in words)23950
Unique words3321
Unique words (used once)1594
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1160
Unique kanji (used once)276
Unique kanji readings1718
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.5
Characters57406
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『義教記』~転生したら足利義教でした。【完結】
Length (in words)99156
Unique words10540
Unique words (used once)5065
Unique words (used once %)48%
Unique kanji2179
Unique kanji (used once)369
Unique kanji readings4122
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length24.7
Characters209963
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【1章完結】え、僕の師匠ですか? 追放された冒険者ですけど。~「昔は冒険者をしていたが、追放されてな」と口にする村人に師事しました。冒険者ギルドは人外魔境のようですが、絶対に成り上がってみせます!~
Length (in words)21822
Unique words4289
Unique words (used once)2382
Unique words (used once %)55%
Unique kanji1393
Unique kanji (used once)344
Unique kanji readings2162
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length15.9
Characters52157
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【2巻投稿開始】美少女と距離を置く方法
Length (in words)89124
Unique words7054
Unique words (used once)3044
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1577
Unique kanji (used once)271
Unique kanji readings2592
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length16.0
Characters210307
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【3月4日発売!】死にたがりな少女の自殺を邪魔して、遊びにつれていく話。【Web版】
Length (in words)54905
Unique words5500
Unique words (used once)2378
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1445
Unique kanji (used once)251
Unique kanji readings2341
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length22.8
Characters124816
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【3章/終わり】ループ7回目の悪役令嬢は、元敵国で自由気ままな花嫁生活を満喫する
Length (in words)187084
Unique words11667
Unique words (used once)4422
Unique words (used once %)37%
Unique kanji2102
Unique kanji (used once)235
Unique kanji readings3824
Difficulty6/10
Average sentence length21.5
Characters446855
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【4/16より漫画公開】男運ゼロの薬師令嬢、初恋の黒騎士様が押しかけ婚約者になりまして。
Length (in words)61157
Unique words7004
Unique words (used once)3333
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1781
Unique kanji (used once)367
Unique kanji readings2921
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.1
Characters140791
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【5/8に完結しました】心配性で一途な彼女が僕をぜんぜん諦めない
Length (in words)50999
Unique words4868
Unique words (used once)2215
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1295
Unique kanji (used once)281
Unique kanji readings2029
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length16.5
Characters123526
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【IF】もう私に構わないでくださいな~お飾り王妃ですが、隣国の公爵様に救われ溺愛されています~【完結】
Length (in words)18046
Unique words2405
Unique words (used once)1149
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji963
Unique kanji (used once)235
Unique kanji readings1406
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.4
Characters43097
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【WEB版】わたし、聖女じゃありませんから
Length (in words)60070
Unique words7063
Unique words (used once)3331
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji1780
Unique kanji (used once)293
Unique kanji readings3002
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.2
Characters135799
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【WEB版】悪役令嬢ルートがないなんて、誰が言ったの?
Length (in words)22113
Unique words3029
Unique words (used once)1525
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1075
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings1547
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length19.9
Characters53999
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【WEB版】転生したら兵士だった?!〜赤い死神と呼ばれた男〜
Length (in words)132875
Unique words10206
Unique words (used once)4208
Unique words (used once %)41%
Unique kanji1997
Unique kanji (used once)261
Unique kanji readings3568
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length17.5
Characters293261
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【WEB版】転生したら15歳の王妃でした 〜聖女のチートなんて興味がないし、気ままにおいしいごはんを作ります~
Length (in words)80971
Unique words7968
Unique words (used once)3674
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1773
Unique kanji (used once)304
Unique kanji readings3008
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.3
Characters193459
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【Web版】町人Aは悪役令嬢をどうしても救いたい【本編完結済み】
Length (in words)141701
Unique words10303
Unique words (used once)4248
Unique words (used once %)41%
Unique kanji2011
Unique kanji (used once)300
Unique kanji readings3530
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length21.4
Characters329573
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