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1Q84

Author: Haruki Murakami; Jay Rubin; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An ode to George Orwell's "1984" told in alternating male and female voices relates the stories of Aomame, an assassin for a secret organization who discovers that she has been transported to an alternate reality, and Tengo, a mathematics lecturer and novice writer.
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Fiction
Miscellaneous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami; Jay Rubin; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 0307593312 9780307593313 9781846556692 1846556694 9780307476463 0307476464
OCLC Number: 701017688
Language Note: In English; translated from the Japanese.
Description: 925 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Book 1. April-June --
Book 2. July-September --
Book 3. October-December.
Other Titles: 1Q84.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin and Philip Gabriel.
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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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A "Globe and Mail" Best Book "1Q84 goes further than any Murakami novel so far, and perhaps further than any novel before it, toward exposing the delicacy of the membranes that separate love from Read more...

 
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