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Author Aoyama, Michiko, 1970- author.

Title What you are looking for is in the library : a novel / Michiko Aoyama ; translated from the Japanese by Alison Watts.

Publication Info. Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Hanover Square Press, 2023.


Location Call No. Status
 Central Library - Leisure - 1st floor  PL867.5.O9275 W43 2023    Available
Description 300 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Summary What are you looking for? So asks Tokyo's most enigmatic librarian. For Sayuri Komachi is able to sense exactly what each visitor to her library is searching for and provide just the book recommendation to help them find it. A restless retail assistant looks to gain new skills, a mother tries to overcome demotion at work after maternity leave, a conscientious accountant yearns to open an antique store, a recently retired salaryman searches for newfound purpose. In Komachi's unique book recommendations they will find just what they need to achieve their dreams. What You Are Looking For Is in the Library is about the magic of libraries and the discovery of connection. This inspirational tale shows how, by listening to our hearts, seizing opportunity and reaching out, we too can fulfill our lifelong dreams. Which book will you recommend?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Reference librarians -- Fiction.
Library users -- Fiction.
Books and reading -- Fiction.
Counseling -- Fiction.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Novels.
Added Author Watts, Alison, translator.
ISBN 9781335005625 hc.
1335005625 hc.
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