What You Are Looking For Is in the Library

ISBN-13: 9781335005625
: A Novel
Michiko Aoyama
September 5, 2023
| 304 pages

Fiction / Literary 


For fans of The Midnight Library and Before the Coffee Gets Cold, a charming Japanese novel about how the perfect book recommendation can change a readers’ life.


What are you looking for? is the question that Tokyo’s most enigmatic librarian, Sayuri Komachi, poses to those who come to her for their next book. The list of recommendations she gives, however, always contains one unexpected addition that promises to give its the borrower the motivation they didn’t realize they needed to change their life.