Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage: A novel

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Aug 12, 2014 - Fiction - 400 pages

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One of the most revered voices in literature today gives us a story of love, friend­ship, and heartbreak for the ages.

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the remarkable story of 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.

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Another enjoyable read from Murakami. He has a wonderful way of being slightly weird, without going beyond my bounds of readability. The story of a young Japanese man exiled from a group of five close ... Read full review

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This is the third book of Murakami's I've read and he's already one of my favorite authors. I absolutely adore his books, and this one might be my favorite of his so far. His style is so endearing to ... Read full review

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Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto in 1949 and now lives near Tokyo. His work has been translated into more than fifty languages. The most recent of his many international honors is the Jerusalem Prize, whose previous recipients include J. M. Coetzee, Milan Kundera, and V. S. Naipaul. Translated by Philip Gabriel.

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