The Light Novel Database Alternatives

    The Light Novel Database is described as 'An internet database that focusing on cataloging Japanese light novels'. There are more than 10 alternatives to The Light Novel Database, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, iPad, Android Tablet and Android. The best alternative is Goodreads, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to The Light Novel Database are MyAnimeList (Freemium), Kitsu (Free, Open Source), Anime-Planet (Free) and Baka-Updates Manga (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 20, 2020

    1. See what your friends are reading. Keep track of what you've read and organize your books into virtual bookshelves. Join a book club to discuss your favorite books. A better way to find good books to read!
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Keep track of your completed anime and manga, browse the database to find new series, discuss on the forums or with friends. MyAnimeList is one of the most mature anime and manga trackers around, with a highly feature-rich experience.
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    2. Kitsu (formerly Hummingbird) is a social network for Asian media fans. Kitsu provides users with tracking feature to show other users what shows and manga they’ve seen.
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    3. Anime and manga database, recommendations, reviews and more! Keep track of what you've seen in your own anime and manga list, write blogs, and make new friends.
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    4. Latest And Newest Manga Release Updates and News. • Track of the manga you've read, the manga you're reading, and the manga you want to read. • Search the site for series or authors. • View the recent releases for series.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      keep track of all your asian novels.
    5. Booker is a networked book discovery platform to help people find must read book through people they know and admire. Users can explore, and share 9 book recommendations. That’s it - everyone’s 9 must read books.
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    6. Anime News Network (ANN) is an industry news website that reports on the status of anime, manga, video games, Japanese popular music and other related cultures within North America, Australia, South East Asia and Japan.
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    7. REMEMBER WHAT YOU READ Summarize helps you better comprehend and remember the books you read by organizing all your notes, takeaways and comments in one location.
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    8. Record your reads, create digital book stacks and explore other users' picks.
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