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)12269
Unique words2271
Unique words (used once)1200
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji902
Unique kanji (used once)280
Unique kanji readings1262
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)12591
Unique words2410
Unique words (used once)1266
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji968
Unique kanji (used once)263
Unique kanji readings1405
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length13.6
Characters29104
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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)12652
Unique words2110
Unique words (used once)1090
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji825
Unique kanji (used once)273
Unique kanji readings1155
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length11.2
Characters29322
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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)12710
Unique words2653
Unique words (used once)1501
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1130
Unique kanji (used once)366
Unique kanji readings1634
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.7
Characters30766
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旦那様はとても一途です。
Length (in words)13145
Unique words2495
Unique words (used once)1421
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)13150
Unique words2274
Unique words (used once)1135
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji835
Unique kanji (used once)238
Unique kanji readings1198
Difficulty2/10
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)13222
Unique words2635
Unique words (used once)1435
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1029
Unique kanji (used once)303
Unique kanji readings1492
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)13260
Unique words2587
Unique words (used once)1349
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji993
Unique kanji (used once)302
Unique kanji readings1404
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length15.3
Characters31269
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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)13330
Unique words3023
Unique words (used once)1785
Unique words (used once %)59%
Unique kanji1114
Unique kanji (used once)320
Unique kanji readings1677
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.2
Characters30667
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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)13333
Unique words2662
Unique words (used once)1445
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1106
Unique kanji (used once)348
Unique kanji readings1588
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)13334
Unique words2776
Unique words (used once)1579
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1072
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings1583
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length17.4
Characters30206
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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)13418
Unique words2624
Unique words (used once)1478
Unique words (used once %)56%
Unique kanji1020
Unique kanji (used once)336
Unique kanji readings1463
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.6
Characters31396
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島流しにされましてよ
Length (in words)13534
Unique words3298
Unique words (used once)2010
Unique words (used once %)60%
Unique kanji1256
Unique kanji (used once)414
Unique kanji readings1847
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)13658
Unique words2099
Unique words (used once)1051
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji805
Unique kanji (used once)223
Unique kanji readings1148
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)13786
Unique words2659
Unique words (used once)1473
Unique words (used once %)55%
Unique kanji1087
Unique kanji (used once)315
Unique kanji readings1593
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)13826
Unique words2844
Unique words (used once)1622
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1088
Unique kanji (used once)338
Unique kanji readings1579
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)13938
Unique words2480
Unique words (used once)1270
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji1030
Unique kanji (used once)301
Unique kanji readings1460
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length14.9
Characters30810
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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)13956
Unique words2540
Unique words (used once)1359
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1027
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings1494
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length16.7
Characters31380
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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)13957
Unique words2682
Unique words (used once)1476
Unique words (used once %)55%
Unique kanji1098
Unique kanji (used once)325
Unique kanji readings1572
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.6
Characters31136
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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)13973
Unique words2881
Unique words (used once)1572
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1146
Unique kanji (used once)334
Unique kanji readings1692
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)13993
Unique words2235
Unique words (used once)1132
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji879
Unique kanji (used once)259
Unique kanji readings1241
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)14002
Unique words2302
Unique words (used once)1242
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji933
Unique kanji (used once)291
Unique kanji readings1291
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)14094
Unique words2714
Unique words (used once)1485
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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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)14159
Unique words2668
Unique words (used once)1399
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji1079
Unique kanji (used once)299
Unique kanji readings1545
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.1
Characters32842
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貴方は嵌められたのですよ?
Length (in words)14166
Unique words2431
Unique words (used once)1306
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1020
Unique kanji (used once)298
Unique kanji readings1505
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)14201
Unique words2610
Unique words (used once)1428
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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悪役令嬢は推しが尊すぎて鼻血が止まりません!
Length (in words)14328
Unique words2515
Unique words (used once)1342
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji958
Unique kanji (used once)274
Unique kanji readings1365
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length19.6
Characters35586
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政略結婚の行方
Length (in words)14377
Unique words2612
Unique words (used once)1398
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1039
Unique kanji (used once)294
Unique kanji readings1518
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.5
Characters33036
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勤労学生、始めます。
Length (in words)14416
Unique words3006
Unique words (used once)1716
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1102
Unique kanji (used once)308
Unique kanji readings1621
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)14505
Unique words2557
Unique words (used once)1370
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)14538
Unique words2772
Unique words (used once)1589
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1088
Unique kanji (used once)320
Unique kanji readings1603
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length23.0
Characters33108
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誰が聖女を殺したか?
Length (in words)14641
Unique words2935
Unique words (used once)1708
Unique words (used once %)58%
Unique kanji1191
Unique kanji (used once)365
Unique kanji readings1723
Difficulty5/10
Average sentence length20.3
Characters32417
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待って! それは誤解です!
Length (in words)14650
Unique words2404
Unique words (used once)1274
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji917
Unique kanji (used once)281
Unique kanji readings1323
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.2
Characters34316
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婚約破棄による崩壊
Length (in words)14656
Unique words3418
Unique words (used once)1978
Unique words (used once %)57%
Unique kanji1408
Unique kanji (used once)368
Unique kanji readings2179
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)14658
Unique words2691
Unique words (used once)1442
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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ヤンデレ妖精王と平凡な私。
Length (in words)14802
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)15101
Unique words2658
Unique words (used once)1347
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1095
Unique kanji (used once)304
Unique kanji readings1569
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)15236
Unique words2496
Unique words (used once)1276
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji986
Unique kanji (used once)280
Unique kanji readings1429
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)15411
Unique words2428
Unique words (used once)1271
Unique words (used once %)52%
Unique kanji943
Unique kanji (used once)270
Unique kanji readings1323
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)15480
Unique words2427
Unique words (used once)1257
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)15527
Unique words2946
Unique words (used once)1585
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1129
Unique kanji (used once)336
Unique kanji readings1657
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)15545
Unique words2993
Unique words (used once)1621
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1136
Unique kanji (used once)324
Unique kanji readings1660
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length18.6
Characters35843
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千のスキルを持つ男 Jr.
Length (in words)15569
Unique words3270
Unique words (used once)1918
Unique words (used once %)58%
Unique kanji1206
Unique kanji (used once)347
Unique kanji readings1814
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters37274
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嘘をついてごめんなさい
Length (in words)15578
Unique words2391
Unique words (used once)1235
Unique words (used once %)51%
Unique kanji924
Unique kanji (used once)255
Unique kanji readings1322
Difficulty3/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters35589
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元王妃ですが、現代に転生したようです。
Length (in words)15641
Unique words2716
Unique words (used once)1449
Unique words (used once %)53%
Unique kanji1126
Unique kanji (used once)329
Unique kanji readings1634
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length21.5
Characters36007
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答え合わせのようなもの
Length (in words)15649
Unique words2087
Unique words (used once)1025
Unique words (used once %)49%
Unique kanji896
Unique kanji (used once)246
Unique kanji readings1238
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.6
Characters35269
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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)15650
Unique words2137
Unique words (used once)1018
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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【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)15663
Unique words2349
Unique words (used once)1168
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)15611
Unique words2922
Unique words (used once)1581
Unique words (used once %)54%
Unique kanji1053
Unique kanji (used once)286
Unique kanji readings1528
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)15729
Unique words2741
Unique words (used once)1384
Unique words (used once %)50%
Unique kanji1003
Unique kanji (used once)272
Unique kanji readings1446
Difficulty4/10
Average sentence length19.7
Characters36346
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