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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of pilgrimage

Author: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, [2015?] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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his is a mesmerising mystery story about friendship from the internationally bestselling author of Norwegian Wood and 1Q84. Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only last name with no  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Fiction.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 9780099590378 0099590379 9780804170123 0804170126
OCLC Number: 913793639
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2014.
Awards: Long-listed for Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2016 (UK)
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Shikisai o motanai Tazaki Tsukuru to, kare no junrei no toshi.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.
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A mesmerising mystery story about friendship from the internationally bestselling author of Norwegian Wood and 1Q84Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. The two boys were called Akamatsu,  Read more...

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"A naturalistic coming-of-age story... sprinkled with strange images and written in a hauntingly mournful key" * Guardian * "[Murakmi's] elegant, frugal prose creates a tale of courage and hope as Read more...

 
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