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Kafka on the shore

Author: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: London : Harvill, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The unlikely alliance between Kafka Tamura, a fifteen-year-old runaway, and the aging Nakata, a man who has never recovered from a wartime affliction, brings dramatic changes to both characters as they embark on a surreal odyssey through a strange, sometimes violent, sometimes fantastical world.
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 1843431106 9781843431107 1843432285 9781843432289
OCLC Number: 56805021
Description: 505 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Umibe no Kafuka.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

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The most unusual and mesmerising novel yet from cult author, Haruki Murakami. Without time or place it occupies a realm in the midst of fairy tale and myth, between dream, reality, sleep and waking.  Read more...

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