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Without further ado, the full list is as follows:
Light Novel Weekly Top 13
1. Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes Vol. 20 (NEW)
by Mai Mochizuki
Release Date: October 11, 2023
Days of Sales: 5
Price: 660 yen
Estimated number of copies sold: 14,734
Link (JPN): Vol. 20
Light Novel Information
Publication Date: Apr. 16, 2015
Label: Futabasha Bunko mo 17-27
Official Web Page: Here
Sales Performance: Chart
Printed Circulation: 2,200,000 (Source)
Against its 19th volume, the 20th volume of Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes has noted a decrease of 5.61% in copies sold, both in their first five days and against Volume 17 and Volume 18, the latest volume did not perform as good as the two which sold 14,924 copies and 15,222 copies in their first four days.
The volume is titled “Minarai-tachi no Mirai Tenbou” or “The Future Outlook of Apprentices”.
In Summer 2018, the series received a 12-episode Anime TV series adaptation by studio Seven and a Manga serialization is currently ongoing by artist Ichiha Akizuki through the Monthly Action magazine of which some of its chapters can be read for free right here in Japanese.
2. Kusuriya no Hitorigoto Vol. 14