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In Another World With My Smartphone: Volume 21 - cover

In Another World With My Smartphone: Volume 21

Patora Fuyuhara

Translator Andrew Hodgson

Publisher: J-Novel Club

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The time has come at long last. Touya's set to get married to his nine blushing brides. The invites have been sent, the food is all accounted for, and the entire nation of Brunhild trembles with anticipation. But will he make it through the big day unscathed? Not if his divine retinue has anything to say about it! And of course, there's the small matter of his honeymoon... Bringing nine spouses through a spatial tear for a vacation on planet Earth sounds like a novel enough idea. What could possibly go wrong?Wedding bells ring, signaling a tale of swords, sorcery, and smiles!

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