Wise Man’s Grandchild (Light Novel)

Alt title: Kenja no Mago (Light Novel)

Vol: 9+
2015 - ?
3.827 out of 5 from 73 votes
Rank #5,481
Wise Man’s Grandchild (Light Novel)

When a powerful wizard and sage, who has saved the world from calamity many times, comes upon a baby whom they adopt and name Shin. The baby is actually a man from our world reincarnated into their world. The sage raises Shin, separated from the rest of society, and teaches him in the ways of magic. It is only when Shin turns 15 years old and sets out on his own journey that the sage remembers that he forgot to teach Shin the common sense and ways of this particular world. And so, Shin goes the capital of the Alsheid Kingdom to enroll in the capital's magic academy.

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Pokeswap Apr 12, 2019
Score 9.8/10

The story may seem generic at first. Character in another world... overpowered, but the reincarnation was as a baby and after the first couple chapters it is already into his teenage years. There is also no real loli problem. Finally, the romance so far is so fun and lovable. I would completely recommend reading this. While the anime is a lot faster paced, the first episode at least follows closely to the... read more

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