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Yen Press plans to release Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep: The Novel by Tomoco Kanemaki next year on March 19th, 2019.
Plans to publish Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days: The Novel and Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep: The Novel were announced back in 2016. Written by Tomoco Kanemaki and illustrated by manga artist Shiro Amano, the Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep novel initially released as a trilogy (Something Strange, Best Friends, and To the Future) in Japan and provided more in-depth story and characterization to the overall story of the video game.
You can read the synopsis of Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep: The Novel below:
Ten years before Sora fought to save the worlds, three young Keyblade wielders named Terra, Aqua, and Ventus trained in the hopes of becoming Masters one day. But on the day of Terra and Aqua's Mark of Mastery exam, everything changed forever, and the three each set off on their own journey...
Remember to pre-order the Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days novel set to release this November! Also, don't forget to pick up a copy of Kingdom Hearts: The Novel, Chain of Memories: The Novel, Kingdom Hearts II: The Novel Volume 1 & Volume 2, and the Kingdom Hearts manga series by Shiro Amano!