• Deeply philosophical and teasingly perplexing, it is impossible to put down

    Daily Telegraph
  • Visionary...a bold and generous book

    New York Times
  • Critics have variously likened him to Raymond Carver, Raymond Chandler, Arthur C. Clarke, Don DeLillo, Philip K. Dick, Bret Easton Ellis and Thomas Pynchon - a roster so ill assorted as to suggest Murakami is in fact an original

    New York Times
  • Murakami writes of contemporary Japan, urban alienation and journey's of self-discovery, and in this book he combines recollections of the war with metaphysics, dreams and hallucinations into a powerful and impressionistic work

  • Mesmerising, surreal, this really is the work of a true original

    The Times

Strictly Necessary


Preferences & Features

Targeting / Advertising