THE CAT WHO SAVED BOOKS

À propos

The teenaged book-loving protagonist Natsuki lost his parents as a child, and was subsequently raised by his grandfather, the solitary proprietor of a used book shop. Natsuki is now in high school, and his grandfather has just died, leaving him alone in the world. He retreats into himself and stops going to school. Then a tabby cat called Tiger suddenly turns up at the shop and asks Natsuki to help him on three missions to save books. The first mission concerns a man who said he loved books but locked them away on bookshelves. The second one is someone who cuts up books to help people read as fast as they can. The third one is a publisher who only sell bestsellers. Tiger says goodbye to Natsuki after finishing three tasks. But then he comes again. There is one last challenge waiting for Natsuki . . . The importance of books and reading are at the heart of this novel. It is a heartwarming adventure story for readers who love books deeply and don''t want them to disappear.



  • EAN

    9781529081473

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    224 Pages

  • Longueur

    20.6 cm

  • Largeur

    13.8 cm

  • Épaisseur

    2.7 cm

  • Poids

    292 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Grand format

Sôsuke Natsukawa

  • Country : Japon

Sôsuke Natsukawa est un écrivain et médecin japonais né en 1978 à Osaka. Son premier roman, Kamisama no Karute, a reçu les prix Shogakukan Fiction et Japan Bookseller Award et a été adapté au cinéma. Publié en 2017, Le chat qui voulait sauver les livres a été un best-seller au Japon et à l'international, traduit dans 36 langues.

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