The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 8 Light Novel Review

Review of the light novel The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 8 by Satoshi Wagahara
After the short story volume, we jump right back into the main story. And wow, what a pivotal volume this one turned out to be!

LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION
TITLE: The Devil is a Part-Timer
AKA: Hataraku Maou-sama!, はたらく魔王さま!
AUTHOR: Satoshi Wagahara
ILLUSTRATOR: 029 (ONIKU)
PUBLISHER (English): Yen On
RELEASE DATE (English): August 22, 2017
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PUBLISHER (Japan): Dengeki Bunko (ACII Media Works)
RELEASE DATE (Japan): April 10, 2013
VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 18 (Latest volume releasing January 10, 2018)
ANIME SERIES: 13 episodes (aired April-June 2013) Covered volumes 1-2

From the back cover:

For the Hero, whose mission is to slay the Devil King, Emilia Justina appears to have gone soft. She travels to Ente Isla with Alas Ramus to sort through her thoughts and investigate what’s happened there since she went to Japan. The gang expects to see Emi again soon, but she never returns! Meanwhile, Maou (the Devil King) is studying for his driver’s license, trying not to fret over the Hero’s disappearance. On the way to his exam, he meets a strangely familiar pair…Could they know something about Emi?!

The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 7 Light Novel Review

Review of the light novel The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 7 by Satoshi Wagahara

LIGHT NOVEL INFORMATION

TITLE: The Devil is a Part-Timer AKA: Hataraku Maou-sama!, はたらく魔王さま!

AUTHOR: Satoshi Wagahara

ILLUSTRATOR: 029 (ONIKU)

PUBLISHER (English): Yen On

RELEASE DATE (English): April 18, 2017

PURCHASE (Amazon Affiliate Link): http://amzn.to/2mpy1Ja

 

PUBLISHER (Japan): Dengeki Bunko (ACII Media Works)

RELEASE DATE (Japan): February 10, 2013

VOLUMES RELEASED (Japan to Date): 17 (Last volume released May 10, 2017)

ANIME SERIES: 13 episodes (aired April-June 2013) Covered volumes 1-2

From the back cover:

A door-to-door fraudster arrives in the neighborhood, swindling Urushihara! Already strapped for cash, Maou visits the office to contest the transaction, only to find himself tongue-tied at their vehement refusal! Unable to face the heat, is Maou truly out forty-five thousand yen?! Not if the Hero has anything to say about it… Other adventures await Maou and the crew in this volume of short stories–from becoming new cat owners to a family shopping trip to the story of how Chiho met Maou.

The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 5 Light Novel Review

Light novel review of The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 5 by Satoshi Wagahara.
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From the back cover;

With the repairs to his dingy one-bedroom apartment completed, Maou needs a new TV, so…the Devil’s going digital! The trouble is, Maou and Ashiya don’t know the first thing about flat-screens, so they bring Emi’s friend Rika along with them to the local big-box electronics outlet. For some reason, Suzuno ends up coming along, and it turns into a shopping tour with the whole gang!

The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 4 Light Novel Review

Light novel review of The Devil is a Part-Timer Volume 4 by Satoshi Wagahara.
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From the back cover;

With his beloved MgRonald closed for renovations, the Devil King’s out of work! Worse, the apartment he shares at Villa Rosa Sasazuka has gotten damaged thanks to his fight with Gabriel, which means the household has to temporarily vacate the premises. Having lost both his title and his vast land holdings, the Devil King takes a part-time job at his landlady’s niece’s beach house–and of course Chiho and Emi insist on coming along. It’s summertime at the beach, but the Devil’s still got work to do…!


The Devil Is A Part-Timer! Vol.3 | Light Novel Review

My review for volume 3 in the light novel series, The Devil Is A Part-Timer by Satoshi Wagahara.
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From the Back Cover:

A portal opens in the courtyard of the Devil’s Castle (a tiny walk-up). From it emerges a little girl who calls the Devil King “papa” and the Hero “mama.” Ashiya and Chiho are shocked to discover that Maou and Emi had that kind of relationship, but nobody’s more surprised than the two new “parents.” Will Maou the breadwinner be able to make the grade when it comes to child rearing? And will this spell the end of the starry-eyed Emi’s romantic ambitions?


The Devil Is A Part-Timer! Volume 2 | Light Novel Review

My review of volume 2 of Satoshi Wagahara’s light novel series, The Devil Is A Part-Timer!

From the Back Cover:

Sadao Maou, the Devil King, has finally been promoted to store manager! And who should move in next door to his fortress (actually a tiny studio apartment in a dingy walk-up) but a lovely kimono-wearing lass. But the former devil-crushing hero Emi Yusa is none too pleased with this turn of events, to say nothing of high schooler Chiho Sasaki, who’s still nursing a terrible crush on the Devil King. Meanwhile a Sentucky Fried Chicken has opened up right across the street from Maou’s beloved MgRonald! It’s the first real test of his managerial prowess, and he’s facing a pay cut unless he can top Sentucky’s sales! Between the two new neighbors, the Devil King’s troubles are anything but part-time!The