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Source Totoeba Project
It's the dynamic interaction between the characters that makes this novel so great.
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Vocabulary list

toujoujinbutsu
noun
  1. character (in a play or novel); dramatis personae
toujou
noun, suru verb
  1. entry (on stage); appearance (on screen)
  2. entrance; introduction (into a market)
jinbutsu
noun
  1. person; character; figure; personage; man; woman
  2. one's character; one's personality
  3. able person; talented person
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
na
particle
  1. don't
  2. do
interjection
  1. hey; listen; you
particle
  1. now, ...; well, ...; I tell you!; you know
  2. wow; ooh
kakawariau
godan verb
  1. to get involved or entangled in; to get mixed up in; to have something to do with; to have dealings with
kakawaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be affected; to be influenced
  2. to be concerned with; to have to do with
  3. to stick to (opinions)
au
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to come together; to merge; to unite; to meet
  2. to fit; to match; to suit; to agree with; to be correct
  3. to be profitable; to be equitable
auxiliary verb, godan verb
  1. to do ... to each other; to do ... together
koso
particle
  1. it is ... that ...; precisely; in particular; definitely; for sure; only (when, after, because, etc.)
  2. although; while; it is the case that ... but
  3. it is precisely because ... that ...; only because ...
  4. not at all; not in the slightest; absolutely not; never
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
  2. regardless of; whether (or not)
kono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. this
  2. last (couple of years, etc.); these; past; this
  3. you (as in "you liar")
shousetsuwokaku
expression, godan verb
  1. to write a novel
shousetsu
noun, no adjective
  1. novel; (short) story
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
kakumo
noun or verb acting prenominally
  1. so (e.g. so much, so close, so many, so few)
kaku
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. status; position; rank
noun
  1. method; way; style
  2. rule; regulation; law
  3. grammatical case
  4. figure (syllogism)
kaku
noun
  1. beautiful passage of literature
mo
particle
  1. too; also; in addition; as well; (not) either (in a negative sentence)
  2. both A and B; A as well as B; neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)
  3. even; as much as; as many as; as far as; as long as; no less than; no fewer than
  4. even if; even though; although; in spite of
adverb
  1. further; more; again; another; the other
idai
na adjective
  1. great; grand; magnificent; outstanding; mighty
na
particle
  1. don't
  2. do
interjection
  1. hey; listen; you
particle
  1. now, ...; well, ...; I tell you!; you know
  2. wow; ooh
monotosuru
expression, suru verb (irregular)
  1. shall ...
  2. to assume; to suppose
mono
noun
  1. thing; object; article; stuff; substance
  2. one's things; possessions; property; belongings
  3. things; something; anything; everything; nothing
  4. quality
  5. reason; the way of things
  6. used to emphasize emotion, judgment, etc.; used to indicate a common occurrence in the past (after a verb in past tense); used to indicate a general tendency; used to indicate something that should happen
noun, used as a suffix
  1. item classified as ...; item related to ...; work in the genre of ...
  2. cause of ...; cause for ...
prefix
  1. somehow; somewhat; for some reason
  2. really; truly
tosuru
expression, suru verb (irregular)
  1. to try to ...; to be about to do ...
  2. to decide to ...
  3. to take as; to treat as; to regard as
  4. to use for
  5. to suppose that (such) is the case; to assume
  6. to decide that; to think that
  7. to make into; to change into
  8. to feel (e.g. after sound symbolism or psychological experience word); to look; to feel like
  9. to intend; to have the intention
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
particle
  1. with
  2. used for quoting (thoughts, speech, etc.)
noun
  1. promoted pawn
particle
  1. indicates a question
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do; to carry out; to perform
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
suru verb (irregular), intransitive verb
  1. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  2. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  3. to be worth; to cost
  4. to pass (of time); to elapse
suru verb (irregular), transitive verb
  1. to place, or raise, person A to a post or status B
  2. to transform A to B; to make A into B; to exchange A for B
  3. to make use of A for B; to view A as B; to handle A as if it were B
  4. to feel A about B
suffix, suru verb (irregular)
  1. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
auxiliary verb, suru verb (irregular)
  1. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  2. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
ichidan verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to be ...-ing; to have been ...-ing

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