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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
Awards: World Fantasy Award 2006 Winner.
Description: 505 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Umibe no Kafuka.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

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In its playful stretching of the limits of the real world, his magnificent new novel, Kafka on the Shore is every bit as bewitching and ambitious. Murakami's new novel is at once a classic tale of  Read more...

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