Bungo Stray Dogs Volume 1 (文豪ストレイドッグス 1) is the 1st volume of the Bungo Stray Dogs manga.


Having been kicked out of the orphanage, a despairing young man by the name of Atsushi Nakajima rescues a strange man from a suicide attempt - Osamu Dazai. Turns out that Dazai is part of a detective agency staffed by individuals whose supernatural powers take on a literary bent!


Winter is cold and I can't go out.

Kotatsu is the greatest invention in history! When I told my friend that I'm glad I was born in Japan where kotatsu was invented, he told me that in Iran there's something similar called korsi. ... Good job, Iran.

—Kafka Asagiri

This is my first manga publication and my first tankōbon. I'm really thankful. The reason why the story is set in a fictional Yokohama is because I was born there. If I were born in Kansai, maybe all the characters would speak in the Kansai dialect.

—Sango Harukawa

Volume Illustration

The first volume of the Bungou Stray Dogs manga features Atsushi Nakajima, Doppo Kunikida, Ranpo Edogawa, Osamu Dazai, Kenji Miyazawa and Akiko Yosano on the cover.

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