"Miss Bernard" herself, Machida Sawako, and her book-loving friends live their literary days in the library. This gag series glorifying famous literature is filled with love for books of all sorts, as well as the kinds of things that all readers experience!
First Volume: "Miss Bernard Said"
Murakami Haruki and SF and Stuff
Japan's Three Greatest Mystery Novels
Shelter from the Rain
Fermat's Last Theorem
A Day Without Machida Sawako
What I Liked: The cute relationship that blooms between Sawako and Shiori. The humour, while mad-cap and nonsensical, gives equal time to poking fun at both ends of the fan spectrum - those "filthy casuals" who want to look like they know it all and those "superfans" that do while admonishing the "casuals". Infodumps offer some interesting literary recommendations.  ... read more
This is a show created by stuffy, pretentious people who are sick and tired of casual readers and want to caricature them as ignorant posers so that they'll have a shared symbol of scorn. In other words, it's a comedy that's condescending instead of funny. read more
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