• "Murakami gives me a reason. It might seem romantic, but it's true. I had to run…but I didn't enjoy running. I do enjoy, however, running with Murakami."

    Ioan Marc Jones, Huffington Post UK
  • "Murakami distils his own process of writing fiction in this layered and meditative memoir."

    Big Issue
  • "A wonderful exploration of work, place and life’s meanders."

  • "It’s an inspiring, reflective read that’ll make you want to dust your trainers off"

    Andy McNicoll, Professional Social Work
  • "Hugely enjoyable... You don't have to have run a marathon to be captivated"

    Sunday Telegraph