Morning Musume 20 Shuunen Kinen Official Book
Book by Morning Musume
Native Title モーニング娘。20周年記念オフィシャルブック
Released June 19, 2018
Publisher Wani Books
Morning Musume Publications Chronology
Previous Morning Musume '17 Shijou Drama "Haikei, Haru-senpai! ~Higashi-Azabu Koukou Hakusho~" (2017)

Morning Musume 20 Shuunen Kinen Official Book (モーニング娘。20周年記念オフィシャルブック) is a book by Morning Musume to commemorate their 20th anniversary. It was released on June 19, 2018. First press copies came with a limited edition cover.

Official DescriptionEdit

20 years from that day——the true story will now be revealed.

It is currently the year of Morning Musume's 20th anniversary.
To honor it, the release of the Morning Musume 20 Shuunen Kinen Official Book was decided.
How was a group of national idols formed and able to celebrate their 20th anniversary...?
The light and shadows of idols. OG members, active members, and Tsunku share their feelings on times of various episodes that can now be spoken about.
Each member's drama, their form of "love" for Morning Musume.
The future of Morning Musume... This is a definitive Morning Musume interview collection from across all generations.

Book PreviewEdit

Featured MembersEdit


  • Despite the official description stating that there are interview from across all generations, the 7th and 8th generations are not included.
    • Only 32 of the 41 total past and present Morning Musume members were interviewed.
    • Not counting the single member generations, the only full generations to participate in the book are the 1st, 10th, 12th, and 13th generations.
  • A preview of Morning Musume '18 in the book was published in the July 2018 issue of Up to Boy which was released on May 23, 2018.[1]


  1. "アップトゥボーイ 2018年7月号" (in Japanese).

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