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Haruki Murakami

Biography

Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto in 1949 and now lives near Tokyo. His work has been translated into more than fifty languages, and the most recent of his many international honors is the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award, whose previous recipients include J. K. Rowling, Isabel Allende, and Salman Rushdie.

Haruki Murakami

Books by Haruki Murakami

written by Haruki Murakami, translated by Philip Gabriel and Ted Goossen - Fiction, Short Stories

Across seven tales, Haruki Murakami brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves alone. Here are vanishing cats and smoky bars, lonely hearts and mysterious women, baseball and the Beatles, woven together to tell stories that speak to us all.

by Haruki Murakami - Fiction

COLORLESS TSUKURU TAZAKI AND HIS YEARS OF PILGRIMAGE is the long-awaited new novel from the award-winning, internationally bestselling author Haruki Murakami. Here he gives us the remarkable story of Tsukuru Tazaki, a young man haunted by a great loss; of dreams and nightmares that have unintended consequences for the world around us; and of a journey into the past that is necessary to mend the present.

by Haruki Murakami - Dystopian Fiction, Fantasy, Fiction, Mystery

A love story, a mystery, a fantasy, a novel of self-discovery, a dystopia to rival George Orwell’s --- 1Q84 is Haruki Murakami’s most ambitious undertaking yet: an instant bestseller in his native Japan, and a tremendous feat of imagination from one of our most revered contemporary writers.

by Haruki Murakami - Fiction, Literary, Literary Fiction, Short Stories

With the same deadpan mania and genius for dislocation that he brought to his internationally acclaimed novels , Haruki Murakami makes this collection of stories a determined assault on the normal. By turns haunting and hilarious, THE ELEPHANT VANISHES is further proof of Murakami's ability to cross the border between separate realities --- and to come back bearing treasure.