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The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
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Sep 01, 1998 | ISBN 9780679775430

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“Dreamlike and compelling…. Murakami is a genius.” —Chicago Tribune

“Mesmerizing…. Murakami’s most ambitious attempt yet to stuff all of modern Japan into a single fictional edifice.” —The Washington Post Book World

“A significant advance in Murakami’s art … a bold and generous book.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A stunning work of art … that bears no comparisons.” —New York Observer

“With The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, Murakami spreads his brilliant, fantastical wings and soars.” —Philadelphia Inquirer

“Seductive…. A labyrinth designed by a master, at once familiar and irresistibly strange.” —San Francisco Chronicle

“An epic … as sculpted and implacable as a bird by Brancusi.” —New York Magazine

“Mesmerizing, original … fascinating, daring, mysterious and profoundly rewarding.” —Baltimore Sun

“A beguiling sense of mystery suffuses The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle and draws us irresistibly and ever deeper into the phantasmagoria of pain and memory…. Compelling [and] convincing.” —Los Angeles Times Book Review

“Digs relentlessly into the buried secrets of Japan’s past … brilliantly translated into the latest vernacular.” —Pico Iyer, Time


ALA Notable Adult Books SELECTION 1998

IMPAC Dublin Literary Award FINALIST 1999

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