On Friday, 9th March, the official website for the anime adaptation of Miya Kazuki’s light novel series Ascendance of a Bookwork (Honzuki no Gakokujo – 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～) was launched!
Ascendance of a Bookworm is a Japanese light novel series created by Miya Kazuki. The series revolves around a certain book aficionado college girl who dies of an accident and is reborn as a sickly five-year-old girl named Maine in another world. Despite having a sickly body, her greatest distress is the lack of books due to the world’s low literacy rate. In the face of this distress, she resolves herself to make books and one day become a librarian. The series has also received a manga adaptation.
A teaser PV for the anime adaptation was also released, revealing the cast members for Maine who will be played by Yuka Iguchi, and Sho Hayami who will voice the chief priest Ferdinand.