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The Midnight Library

Kazuno Kohara

Roaring Brook Press

Perfect for bedtime reading, pay a visit to the Midnight Library where you can snuggle up for a nighttime story. There is a little library that only opens at night. In the library there is a little librarian—and her three assistant owls—who helps everyone find the perfect book. The library is always peaceful and quiet . . . until one night when some of the animals stir up a little trouble (and a little fun!) in the Midnight Library.

From Kazuno Kohara, creator of the New York Times Best Illustrated book Ghosts in the House! comes a beautiful book brimming with cozy charm.

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Praise for The Midnight Library

"Kohara achieves something unique with this title: a modern sensibility with a classic aesthetic. A delightful addition to picture book collections." - School Library Journal
 
"A nocturnal little librarian in pigtails and her three owl assistants help the library's visitors find exactly what they need in the latest from Kohara . . . It goes without saying that this is perfect for storytime." - Booklist
 
"Kohara's gentle story and vibrant compositions have an old-fashioned sensibility and simplicity." - The Horn Book
 
"Original, imaginative and perfect for naptime or bedtime." - Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Kazuno Kohara

  • Kazuno Kohara grew up in Japan and studied printmaking in the UK. She lives in Osaka, Japan.

  • Kazuno Kohara
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The Midnight Library

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Roaring Brook Press

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