69: Sixty-nine

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Kodansha International, 1993 - Fiction - 192 pages
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English professor Karen Holloway finds herself in the midst of fierce competition when she attempts to track down the origins of an 18th century manuscript found on a Virginia estate, whose writer is only identified by the name Ismene

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User Review  - Michael Dillon - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this. It felt like an antidote to Norweigian Wood by the other Murakami. They are both set at the same time and use the student protest movement in Japan in the late sixties as a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Goodreads

not terrible, but i expected better based on his other books...and, to be honest, the title. Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Ryu Murakami is the best-selling author of more than a dozen novels and the winner of Japan's prestigious literary award, the Akutagawa Prize. Many of his novels have been made into movies, including Audition. He lives in Japan.

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