Reviews

  • A disconcertingly funny book . . . both original and edgily entertaining

    The New York Times Book Review
  • Vivid and spooky

    Kirkus Reviews
  • Original and edgily entertaining. It confirms Abe as the best Japanese novelist (along with Shusaku Endo) since the deaths of Yukio Mishima and Yasunari Kawabata.

    The New York Times