Web novel difficulty list

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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男嫌いの幼馴染がネトゲで結婚した相手を俺だと知らずに恋愛相談してくるんだが ~しかも好きな人(俺)に好きな人(俺)のことを相談している件について~
Length (in words)12278
Unique words2269
Unique words (used once)1198
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji902
Unique kanji (used once)280
Unique kanji readings1261
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.2
Characters30276
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超絶金持ちの幼馴染と付き合った俺は最強なのでとりあえず悪を粛清したいと思います
Length (in words)12658
Unique words2413
Unique words (used once)1265
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji970
Unique kanji (used once)264
Unique kanji readings1409
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length13.6
Characters29104
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淫夢の神の加護を受けていると言われて修道院に追放されましたが、そのせいで国が滅びそうです。
Length (in words)12721
Unique words2656
Unique words (used once)1504
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1131
Unique kanji (used once)367
Unique kanji readings1637
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.7
Characters30766
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ロリとロリコンは結ばれないと爆発します!?
Length (in words)12785
Unique words2117
Unique words (used once)1093
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji827
Unique kanji (used once)274
Unique kanji readings1158
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length11.2
Characters29322
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旦那様はとても一途です。
Length (in words)13147
Unique words2494
Unique words (used once)1420
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji969
Unique kanji (used once)308
Unique kanji readings1411
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length22.6
Characters30761
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ふわふわ日記
Length (in words)13166
Unique words2275
Unique words (used once)1134
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji838
Unique kanji (used once)237
Unique kanji readings1202
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length15.4
Characters32074
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悪魔のような令嬢、その婚約に反対する。
Length (in words)13225
Unique words2636
Unique words (used once)1436
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1029
Unique kanji (used once)303
Unique kanji readings1491
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.8
Characters30989
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会社から帰ったら俺の家がダンジョンになっていたので、そのまま仕事辞めて異世界で冒険者生活を送る事にした
Length (in words)13268
Unique words2595
Unique words (used once)1354
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji995
Unique kanji (used once)303
Unique kanji readings1405
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length15.3
Characters31269
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お探しの初恋相手はたぶん私です、とはとても言えない。~逃亡した元聖女、もふもふをこじらせた青年と再会する~
Length (in words)13334
Unique words2665
Unique words (used once)1447
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1106
Unique kanji (used once)348
Unique kanji readings1589
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.8
Characters30848
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行き遅れにされた女騎士団長はやんごとなきお方に愛される
Length (in words)13341
Unique words2777
Unique words (used once)1579
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1072
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings1582
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.4
Characters30206
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死ぬほど口が悪くて喧嘩っ早い婚約者の弟が、私にだけは好意を向けてくる
Length (in words)13340
Unique words3025
Unique words (used once)1790
Unique words (used once %)59%
Unique kanji1114
Unique kanji (used once)320
Unique kanji readings1676
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.2
Characters30667
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【引き下げ予定】公爵家の養女になったら義弟のツンデレがかわいすぎて魂ごと持っていかれそうです
Length (in words)13486
Unique words2624
Unique words (used once)1477
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1020
Unique kanji (used once)336
Unique kanji readings1462
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.6
Characters31396
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島流しにされましてよ
Length (in words)13541
Unique words3299
Unique words (used once)2011
Unique words (used once %)60%
Unique kanji1258
Unique kanji (used once)416
Unique kanji readings1848
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length22.2
Characters31676
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口下手な幼馴染みと照れ屋なあの子が、お弁当を作ってくれたかもしれない。〜離れてしまったら…もう幼馴染じゃなくなるのかな〜
Length (in words)13663
Unique words2099
Unique words (used once)1052
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji805
Unique kanji (used once)223
Unique kanji readings1147
Difficulty2/10
Average sentence length16.3
Characters30617
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【書籍化決定】二度目の求婚は受けつけません!(旧題:運命の歯車は悲しいほどに狂わない。)
Length (in words)13792
Unique words2662
Unique words (used once)1476
Unique words (used once %)55%
Unique kanji1087
Unique kanji (used once)315
Unique kanji readings1592
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.1
Characters32091
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聖女なんて勘弁願います!
Length (in words)13830
Unique words2844
Unique words (used once)1623
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1088
Unique kanji (used once)338
Unique kanji readings1578
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.8
Characters32734
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召喚されましたが、失敗だったようです。恋愛も縁遠く、一人で生きて行こうと思います。
Length (in words)13952
Unique words2486
Unique words (used once)1276
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji1032
Unique kanji (used once)301
Unique kanji readings1463
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length14.9
Characters30810
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【完結】貧乏男装令嬢の政略結婚〜そっちの趣味がおありですか?と、聞いたらヤンデレ気味に溺愛されています〜
Length (in words)13956
Unique words2681
Unique words (used once)1474
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1098
Unique kanji (used once)325
Unique kanji readings1571
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.6
Characters31136
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最強お姉様の帰還! 王子、貴方には堪忍袋の緒が切れました
Length (in words)13966
Unique words2544
Unique words (used once)1360
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1028
Unique kanji (used once)293
Unique kanji readings1495
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length16.7
Characters31380
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婚約破棄された王太子妃候補は第一王子に気に入られたようです。
Length (in words)13977
Unique words2881
Unique words (used once)1572
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1146
Unique kanji (used once)334
Unique kanji readings1691
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.5
Characters34425
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【連載版】皇子の婚約者になりたくないので天の声に従いました
Length (in words)14012
Unique words2237
Unique words (used once)1131
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji879
Unique kanji (used once)259
Unique kanji readings1240
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.3
Characters31243
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好きな人に好きって言われても、俺は多分死んでいるからもう遅い
Length (in words)14044
Unique words2305
Unique words (used once)1246
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji936
Unique kanji (used once)293
Unique kanji readings1296
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length13.8
Characters32769
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勇者「魔王倒したし帰るか」
Length (in words)14098
Unique words2718
Unique words (used once)1491
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1090
Unique kanji (used once)289
Unique kanji readings1601
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.6
Characters30573
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貴方は嵌められたのですよ?
Length (in words)14171
Unique words2432
Unique words (used once)1307
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1020
Unique kanji (used once)298
Unique kanji readings1506
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length27.1
Characters32696
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この度、私、聖女を引退することになりました
Length (in words)14206
Unique words2610
Unique words (used once)1429
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1027
Unique kanji (used once)300
Unique kanji readings1479
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.8
Characters31970
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邪神が死んだ世界に勇者は用済みだと言って追放されました ~邪神が復活して世界の危機だから戻ってこいと言われてももう遅い、地球という異世界で可愛い女の子と一緒に楽しくスローライフしています〜
Length (in words)14223
Unique words2674
Unique words (used once)1403
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji1081
Unique kanji (used once)301
Unique kanji readings1546
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.1
Characters32842
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悪役令嬢は推しが尊すぎて鼻血が止まりません!
Length (in words)14331
Unique words2513
Unique words (used once)1340
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji958
Unique kanji (used once)274
Unique kanji readings1364
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length19.6
Characters35586
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政略結婚の行方
Length (in words)14377
Unique words2613
Unique words (used once)1398
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1039
Unique kanji (used once)294
Unique kanji readings1520
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.5
Characters33036
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勤労学生、始めます。
Length (in words)14416
Unique words3008
Unique words (used once)1718
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1102
Unique kanji (used once)308
Unique kanji readings1620
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.3
Characters32953
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【完結】真実の愛を見つけたから婚約破棄、ですか。構いませんが、本当にいいんですね?〜王太子は眠れない〜
Length (in words)14518
Unique words2562
Unique words (used once)1375
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1036
Unique kanji (used once)321
Unique kanji readings1460
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters32776
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とある悪役令嬢の婚約破棄と死
Length (in words)14540
Unique words2771
Unique words (used once)1589
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1088
Unique kanji (used once)320
Unique kanji readings1602
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length23.0
Characters33108
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婚約破棄による崩壊
Length (in words)14649
Unique words3423
Unique words (used once)1983
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1410
Unique kanji (used once)370
Unique kanji readings2183
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.5
Characters33174
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【完結】私にだけ塩対応の婚約者にうんざりしたので、婚約破棄をしようと塩対応返しを始めたら
Length (in words)14660
Unique words2692
Unique words (used once)1446
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1061
Unique kanji (used once)331
Unique kanji readings1526
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length21.0
Characters33370
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待って! それは誤解です!
Length (in words)14717
Unique words2403
Unique words (used once)1275
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji917
Unique kanji (used once)281
Unique kanji readings1323
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.2
Characters34316
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誰が聖女を殺したか?
Length (in words)14724
Unique words2931
Unique words (used once)1704
Unique words (used once %)58%
Unique kanji1191
Unique kanji (used once)365
Unique kanji readings1722
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.3
Characters32417
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ヤンデレ妖精王と平凡な私。
Length (in words)14804
Unique words2914
Unique words (used once)1596
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1211
Unique kanji (used once)363
Unique kanji readings1776
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.3
Characters33539
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【完結】名無し姫は札をめくる〜隣国の大使に見染められて二束三文で売り払われた所、大使は王太子だったようです〜
Length (in words)15104
Unique words2657
Unique words (used once)1349
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1095
Unique kanji (used once)304
Unique kanji readings1568
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length21.7
Characters33610
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【完結】継母の甘言〜可愛くないと育てられた私が公爵夫人になるまで〜
Length (in words)15242
Unique words2497
Unique words (used once)1277
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji987
Unique kanji (used once)280
Unique kanji readings1431
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters34001
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振られた元カノに振り回される中、幼馴染みと再会した俺が立ち直っていく話。【完結】
Length (in words)15466
Unique words2433
Unique words (used once)1275
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji944
Unique kanji (used once)271
Unique kanji readings1324
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length15.2
Characters35400
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猫を被ってる妹に悪役令嬢を押し付けられたお陰で人生180度変わりました。
Length (in words)15481
Unique words2426
Unique words (used once)1254
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji959
Unique kanji (used once)265
Unique kanji readings1368
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.4
Characters35283
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公爵令嬢は、婚姻なんて面倒くさい
Length (in words)15550
Unique words2948
Unique words (used once)1584
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1130
Unique kanji (used once)337
Unique kanji readings1659
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.4
Characters35646
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リリーフ令嬢、心配ご無用
Length (in words)15557
Unique words2995
Unique words (used once)1622
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1137
Unique kanji (used once)324
Unique kanji readings1663
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.6
Characters35843
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嘘をついてごめんなさい
Length (in words)15599
Unique words2388
Unique words (used once)1231
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji924
Unique kanji (used once)254
Unique kanji readings1320
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters35589
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人質婚約者のはずなのに婚約破棄されました
Length (in words)15653
Unique words2138
Unique words (used once)1020
Unique words (used once %)47%
Unique kanji913
Unique kanji (used once)229
Unique kanji readings1279
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length24.5
Characters34316
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千のスキルを持つ男 Jr.
Length (in words)15657
Unique words3276
Unique words (used once)1919
Unique words (used once %)58%
Unique kanji1207
Unique kanji (used once)347
Unique kanji readings1818
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters37274
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答え合わせのようなもの
Length (in words)15663
Unique words2086
Unique words (used once)1024
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji897
Unique kanji (used once)247
Unique kanji readings1238
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.6
Characters35269
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元王妃ですが、現代に転生したようです。
Length (in words)15692
Unique words2718
Unique words (used once)1450
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1128
Unique kanji (used once)330
Unique kanji readings1635
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.5
Characters36007
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【完結】婚約破棄されて従妹に乗り換えられましたが、納得いかないので彼の新しい婚約をぶち壊そうと思います
Length (in words)15694
Unique words2351
Unique words (used once)1170
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji913
Unique kanji (used once)250
Unique kanji readings1291
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.6
Characters36162
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彼女欲しいって呟いたら幼馴染が物凄く動揺してる件
Length (in words)15663
Unique words2932
Unique words (used once)1586
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1058
Unique kanji (used once)287
Unique kanji readings1537
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length15.6
Characters36209
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家の前で倒れていた竜を拾ったら、わたしのつがいだと言いだしたので、全力で拒否してみた
Length (in words)15732
Unique words2747
Unique words (used once)1390
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1003
Unique kanji (used once)272
Unique kanji readings1445
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.7
Characters36346
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