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Murakami, Ryū 1952-

Overview
Works: 472 works in 1,425 publications in 14 languages and 8,983 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Dystopian fiction  Suspense fiction  Horror films  Film adaptations  Sources  Bildungsromans  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Creator, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Performer
Classifications: PL856.U696, 895.635
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Publications about Ryū Murakami
Publications by Ryū Murakami
Most widely held works by Ryū Murakami
In the miso soup by Ryū Murakami( Book )
36 editions published between 1019 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
It's just before New Year, and Frank, an overweight American tourist, has hired Kenji to take him on a guided tour of Tokyo's nightlife. But Frank's behaviour is so odd that Kenji begins to entertain a horrible suspicion: his client may in fact have murderous desires. Although Kenji is far from innocent himself, he unwillingly descends with Frank into an inferno of evil, from which only his sixteen-year-old girlfriend, Jun, can possibly save him
69 : sixty-nine by Ryū Murakami( Book )
45 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 606 libraries worldwide
A year in the life of a high school student in 1960s Japan
Piercing by Ryū Murakami( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Kawashima Masayuki is a successful graphic designer living in Tokyo with his loving wife, Yoko, and their baby girl. Outwardly, their lives are a picture of happiness and contentment, but every night while his wife sleeps Kawashima creeps from his bed and watches over the baby's crib with an ice pick in his hand and an almost visceral desire to use it. One particular night, as this struggle unfolds once more, Kawashima makes a decision to confront his demons, and sets into motion an uncontrollable chain of events seeming to lead inexorably to murder
Audition by Ryū Murakami( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 498 libraries worldwide
In this thriller from the best-selling Japanese author, a widower stages an open casting call with his filmmaker friend to attract the perfect wife and is taken in by a striking young ballerina with a mysterious past. Original
Coin locker babies by Ryū Murakami( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 464 libraries worldwide
The story of two babies abandoned in a locker at a railroad station. They grow up to represent the darker side of Japanese youth, lacking tradition and religion. One brother becomes a male prostitute, then a rock star, the other goes to jail and becomes involved in a plot to poison Tokyo. By the author of 69
Almost transparent blue by Ryū Murakami( Book )
46 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 421 libraries worldwide
This novel chronicles the drug underground of artists, prostitutes, and black American servicemen in Japan during the late 1960's
Popular hits of the Showa era by Ryū Murakami( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Describes a "gang war" between six aimless youths and six tough, independent career women battling for control of a Tokyo neighborhood and exacting revenge when one of them succumbs to a lethal ambush
Michiko Kon : still lifes by Michiko Kon( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
From the fatherland, with love by Ryū Murakami( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
From the Fatherland, with Love is set in an alternative, dystopian present in which the dollar has collapsed and Japan's economy has fallen along with it. The North Korean government, sensing an opportunity, sends a fleet of rebels in the first land invasion that Japan has ever faced. Japan can't cope with the surprise onslaught of Operation From the Fatherland, with Love. But the terrorist Ishihara and his band of renegade youths--once dedicated to upsetting the Japanese government--turn their deadly attention to the North Korean threat. They will not allow Fukuoka to fall without a fight. Epic in scale, From the Fatherland, with Love is laced throughout with Murakami's characteristically savage violence. It's both a satisfying thriller and a completely mad, over-the-top novel like few others
Lignes by Bruno Letort( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Ōdishon Audition by Takashi Miike( visu )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 181 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged widower is urged by his teenage son and film producer friend to start dating again. They hold a phony audition, and the widower falls for a ballerina with a suspicious past. Their courtship veers from polite romance to psycho nightmare!
Tokyo decadence by Ryū Murakami( visu )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 78 libraries worldwide
"A travers les errances d'une jeune japonaise Ai contrainte de se prostituer, mise en perspective de la décadence de la société japonaise
Kibō no kuni no ekusodasu by Ryū Murakami( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Cun shang long liao li xiao shuo by Ryū Murakami( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Kyōseichū by Ryū Murakami( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Saigo no kazoku by Ryū Murakami( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Les bébés de la consigne automatique : roman by Ryū Murakami( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in French and held by 66 libraries worldwide
"Hahi et Kiku, deux bébés abandonnés dans une consigne de gare, passent leur petite enfance dans un orphelinat. On suit en parallèle les destins des deux frères, décrivant le mécanisme qui les pousse à revivre sans cesse le traumatisme de leur enfance, racontant comment ces enfants purs et attachants passent du statut de victimes à celui de bourreaux." [Source : 4e de couv., tirage 2010]
Suo you nan ren dou shi xiao hao pin by Ryū Murakami( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Thanatos by Ryū Murakami( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Un photographe japonais installé à Cuba sert d'interprète à une de ses compatriotes. Cette femme, très belle, qui fut actrice à Paris, lui raconte son histoire et sa rencontre avec le Maître avec qui elle noua des relations intenses fondées sur le plaisir et la soumission. Ce roman forme avec "Ectasy" et "Melancholia" une trilogie nommée "Monologues sur le plaisir, la lassitude et la mort."
Murakami Ryū by Ryū Murakami( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 32 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cunshang, Long 1952-
Murakami, Ri︠u︡
Murakami, Rju
Murakami, Rjú 1952-
Murakami, Ryū
Murakami, Ryū 1952-
Murakami, Ryūnosuke.
Murakami, Ryūnosuke 1952-
Rjú Murakami
Ryū, Murakami
Ryū Murakami 1952-...
Ryū Murakami Japanese writer
Ryū Murakami japanischer Autor
Ryū Murakami Japans schrijver
Ryū Murakami scrittore, sceneggiatore e regista giapponese
Ryu Mwrakamï
Ryūnosuke Murakami 1952-...
Μουρακάμι, Ριου
Мураками, Рю
Мураками, Рю 1952-
Рю Мураками 1952-
Рю Мураками японский писатель
Рю Муракамі
ريۋ مۋراكامىي
รีว มุระกะมิ
რიუ მურაკამი
무라카미, 류
무라카미, 류 1952-
무라카미 류노스케 1952-
촌상룡 1952-
촌상용 1952-
むらかみりゅう 1952-
むらかみりゅうのすけ 1952-
ムラカミ, リュウ
ムラカミ, リュウ 1952-
村上, 龍
村上 龍 1952-....
村上 龍之介 1952-....
村上, 龍之助 1952-
村上龙 1952-
村上龍之助 1952-
Languages
Japanese (189)
English (113)
French (28)
Chinese (22)
Korean (20)
German (7)
Vietnamese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (2)
Spanish (1)
Romanian (1)
Serbian (1)
Indonesian (1)
Czech (1)
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