The D.Gray-man: Reverse novels are three novels written by Kaya Kizaki and published by Shueisha. Illustrations within the novels were provided by D.Gray-man series author, Katsura Hoshino.
The first novel was released on May 30, 2005 and the second was released July 4, 2006, and the third on December 3, 2010.
Volume 1: The Traveling Clergyman
Chapter 1: The Traveling Clergyman
Main article: The Traveling Clergyman This chapter focuses on Allen Walker as he tries to make his way to the Exorcist HQ. As he can't find its exact location, he visits a woman simply called Mother in hopes of being guided by her as she was one of his master's patron. The Mother, however, agrees to help him if he helps a certain girl in town who has recently lost her loved one.
Chapter 2: The Village Where the Witch Dwells
Main article: The Village Where the Witch Dwells The first chapter focuses on Kanda's mission to recover missing finders in a village where a witch is rumored to live. It takes place just before Allen's arrival at the Black Order and elaborates on Kanda's search for someone.
Chapter 3: Bak Chang's Capriccio
Main article: Bak Chang's Capriccio This chapter mainly focuses on Bak Chang the Branch Head of Asian Branches he tries to find how Komui Lee was elected as European Branch Head and not him. He calls for a 'The Tea of Truth' which when drunken causes the drinker to reveal his/her concealed thoughts.
Volume 2: The 49th Name
Chapter 1: 1,000 Tragedies
Chapter 2: The 49th Name
Main article: The 49th Name The second chapter focuses on Lavi and his struggle to maintain his impartial outlook as a Bookman. It takes place shortly before Lavi and Bookman meet Allen and Lenalee in the Rewinding Town.