The Midnight Library

The Midnight Library

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Once there was a library which opened only at night... When we are fast asleep in bed, the Midnight Library opens its doors to all the night-time animals. Inside the library the little librarian and her three assistant owls help each and every animal...

Title:The Midnight Library
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781596439856
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    The Midnight Library Reviews

  • Sheri

    The Midnight Library is a friendly place to visit with a librarian that is a real people-pleaser. Cute illustrations and a nice introduction to the work of a librarian....

  • Mir

    So cute. In fact, too cute. I quite admire Kohara's graphic skills, especially the balance of spaces and light/dark, but for me, too cute. Also, too facile at times. I especially thought this about th...

  • Tina Haigler

    Honestly I absolutely adored this book. I loved everything about it. It's perfect for both book lovers and animal lovers. The story itself is precious and the artwork is quite wonderful. I truly enjoy...

  • Hilary

    2.5 starsAlthough I do like this illustrators style this didn’t live up to some of the other books this author has created. A nice enough storyline. Not one I would want to read more than once to a ...

  • Jon Nakapalau

    I have become a big Kazuno Kohara fan...the art is 'retro-Halloween advert' and wonderful. ...

  • Susan

    Take a normal thing - a library - and turn it upside down - make it a library only open at night. Take a librarian and make the librarian a little girl who has three owl assistants. Make the library p...

  • Cheryl has hopes her life will calm down soonish

    Text is superfluous and distracting - pictures are so wonderful they almost tell the whole story by themselves. Perhaps a truly gifted writer could have created something as graceful as Good Night Moo...

  • Kathryn

    This is really darling, even if the premise is a bit too reminiscent of Don Freeman's "There's a Canary in the Library" (sorry, the insert link feature is not working) with a little girl with pigtails...

  • Abigail

    A little librarian and her three owl assistants keep the eponymous Midnight Library running smoothly in this sweet picture-book from Japanese author/illustrator Kazuno Kohara. Helping all of the anima...

  • Alice-Elizabeth (Prolific Reader Alice)

    A cute story about a library that comes alive at night-time and is full of animals that are nocturnal. It is run by owls and on this particular night, there are lots of customers and lots of issues to...