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Case Closed, Vol. 1

by Gosho Aoyama

Series: Case closed (1), Detective Conan (1)

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Precocious high school student Jimmy Kudo uses his keen powers of observation and astute intuition to solve mysteries that have left law enforcement officials baffled.
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    A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle (MarcusBrutus)
    MarcusBrutus: Conan is a major Holmes fan, and he uses some of the same methods of deduction.
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Great! Love detectives, love mysteries, and herein lies a meta mystery alongside individuals. Yay! ( )
  morbusiff | Sep 20, 2018 |
read this in Japanese ( )
  Baku-X | Jan 10, 2017 |
I love this series! ( )
  Hellen0 | Jun 22, 2016 |
High school detective Jimmy Kudo is really good at solving crimes. His best friend, Rachel Moore, is worried that one day he'll get in too deep, but he casually brushes off her concern. After noticing two suspicious men in black clothes at a festival murder scene, Jimmy sights one of them later and decides to follow him, only to be attacked from behind. The attacker, a crime syndicate lord, force-feeds Jimmy a newly-developed, undetectable poison instead of killing him outright. But instead of the poison killing him, it turns his body into that of a grade schooler. To prevent a followup attack on him or his family and friends, Jimmy adopts the pseudonym Conan Edogawa, one that he must use even in front of Rachel. He quickly finds that no one will listen to a child, and is forced to solve crimes through Rachel's incompetent P.I. father, Richard Moore, with help from Dr. Hiroshi Agasa's voice-modulating tie and his own ingenuity. Along the way, Rachel reveals her true feelings to him, and he vows to do whatever is necessary to get his original body back and return her feelings. ( )
  mrsdanaalbasha | Mar 12, 2016 |
After high school student Jimmy Kudo is transformed into a grade school student, he finds a home with the eccentric inventor Professor Agasa who searches for a way to return him to his proper age. While he waits he takes on the name Conan Edogawa and helps the police solve their toughest cases.
  lkmuir | Dec 7, 2015 |
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