After a short summer, lively with guests, the bathhouse Spice & Wolf greets the momentary calm that is autumn.
The unusually enthusiastic Holo and an exasperated Lawrence want to have their fill of what the mountain-bound Nyohhira has to offer in autumn.
After a walk in the mountains the two return to the bathhouse with a basket-full of goodies, and there is a crowd of people at the entrance.
"I do not quite know what it might be, but it smells of many beasts."
The reason these sudden, out-of-season guests came to bathhouse Spice & Wolf is-!
Isuna Hasekura's debut novel, SPICE AND WOLF, earned the Silver Prize in the 2005 Dengeki Novel Prize with the series going on to total seventeen novels and both manga and anime adaptations.