Young archaeologist Agnes Marty moves from Barcelona to London in search of work. Shortly after arriving in the city, while walking in Temple, a sudden downpour forces her to seek refuge in Moonlight Books, a very special bookstore. The owner is looking for an employee; Agnes is fascinated by his special personality and decides to accept the position. Time passes and Agnes begins to learn the twisted character of her boss and the eccentricities of her regular customers, the charismatic boy who wants to become an astronaut, the lady with the violet hair. He feels carried away by the magic of this lovable bookstore. Until one day, a valuable book disappears. Inspector John Lockwood undertakes to investigate the case, disturbing Agnes’ peace and quiet.
A story for those who have felt that literature has saved them. The most feelgood novel you will read this year.