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Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories

Author: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel; Jay Rubin
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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From the surreal to the mundane, an anthology of short fiction captures a full range of human experience, emotion, and relationship in works that chronicle a chance reunion in Italy, a holiday in Hawaii, and a romantic exile in Greece.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel; Jay Rubin
ISBN: 9781400044610 1400044618
OCLC Number: 780540071
Description: ix, 333 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Blind willow, sleeping woman --
Birthday girl --
New York mining disaster --
Airplane: Or, how he talked to himself as if reciting poetry --
The mirror --
A folklore for my generation: a pre-history of late-stage capitalism --
Hunting knife --
A perfect day for kangaroos --
Dabchick --
Man-eating cats --
A "poor aunt" story --
Nausea 1979 --
The seventh man --
The year of spaghetti --
Tony Takitani --
The rise and fall of Sharpie Cakes --
The ice man --
Crabs --
Firefly --
Chance traveler --
Hanalei Bay --
Where I'm likely to find it --
The kidney-shaped stone that moves every day --
A Shinagawa monkey.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin.

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From the surreal to the mundane, an anthology of short fiction captures a full range of human experience, emotion, and relationship in works that chronicle a chance reunion in Italy, a holiday in Hawaii, and a romantic exile in Greece.

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