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1Q84 : books one and two

Author: Haruki Murakami
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2011
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Haruki Murakami is an international phenomenon. When Books One and Two of his latest masterpiece, "1Q84", were published in Japan, a million copies were sold in one month, and the critical acclaim that ensued was reported all over the globe. Readers were transfixed by the mesmerising story of Aomame and Tengo and the strange parallel universe they inhabit. Then, one year later, to the surprise and delight of his
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami
ISBN: 9781846554070 1846554071
OCLC Number: 770495643
Awards: Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: International Author of the Year 2011.
Description: 623 p.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin

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The year is 1984. Aomame sits in a taxi on the expressway in Tokyo. Her work is not the kind which can be discussed in public but she is in a hurry to carry out an assignment and, with the traffic at  Read more...

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