Ascendance of a Bookworm (Anime)Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan o Erande Iraremasen / 本好きの下剋上 ~司書になるためには手段を選んでいられません~

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  • TypeTV-Series
  • Episodes14 (~)
  • Release Date03. Oct 2019
  • Main genresSlice of Life Drama
  • Country of OriginJapan
  • Adapted FromLight Novel
  • Target GroupFemale, Male

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  • Anime: Ascendance of a Bookworm
    © 香月美夜・TOブックス/本好きの下剋上製作委員会
    • Japanese Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan o Erande Iraremasen
      Honzuki no Gekokujō: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan o Erande Iraremasen
      本好きの下剋上 ~司書になるためには手段を選んでいられません~
      Status: Completed
      Release Date: 03.10.2019 ‑ 26.12.2019
    • English Ascendance of a Bookworm
      Status: Completed
      Release Date: 02.10.2019 ‑ 25.12.2019
    • Synonyms: Ascendance of a Bookworm: Stop at Nothing to be a Librarian, Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan wo Erande Iraremasen

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Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan o Erande Iraremasen adapts the light novel of the same name by Miyu Kazuki. Motosu Urano is finally done with her university studies and now holds in her hands her librarian’s certificate. A life filled with books awaits her—both at work and at home! The young woman can’t imagine anything better, but alas she won’t make it to retirement … No sooner has she started her dream job than an earthquake shakes her home town and the books she loves so much turn into a deadly trap and bury Motosu beneath them. “But there are still so many books to read!” She turns to God with a sudden prayer and he answers her plea and grants her a second life …!

Now she lives in an entirely new world—her name is now Myne and she is five years old! As the daughter of a poor soldier she doesn’t always have an easy life, but little has changed as far as her interests are concerned: she is still completely enthralled by the written word and wants to read as many books as possible. But in this new, medieval world she is confronted with a completely new problem: hardly anyone here can read and leaving aside the fact that there are only very few books in this world to begin with, it would cost a fortune to buy one of them! And yet Myne wouldn’t be a genuine book lover if she let something like that stop her … If there aren’t any books here, then she’ll just have to make her own!
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