I Love Haruki Murakami

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    I Can't Even Begin To Describe How Much I Love This Man!!!!

    He is my favourite author of all time. The first book I read of his was Kafka on the Shore. That got me hooked. Then I read After Dark, a brilliant BRIlLIANT book and then it was Norwegian Wood. Then after that I read South of the Border West of the Sun. After that I read Hard...
    593virgo 593virgo
    18-21, F
    Jun 25, 2011

    Norwegian Wood

    I'm just watching it.... Brilliant...
    kasha32 kasha32
    31-35, F
    Mar 29, 2013
    Pingless Pingless
    22-25, F
    Jan 8

    1970 a Sad Year Torus New Year

    After the death of Noako and the suicide of Midori i Toru Wanatabe have nothing else to do nothing else to live for but now im drowning myself in beer wine coffee cigarrettes. Who'd blame me? Walking in the the room i see a young man smoking a cigarette who looks lonely so i walk...
    mgeathers7 mgeathers7
    13-15
    Jun 24, 2009

    "The thing I'm most afraid of is me.

    Of not knowing what I'm going to do. Of not knowing what I'm doing right now."
    Nonotu Nonotu
    26-30, F
    Apr 15

    Haruki Murakami's Lecture - 08

    Late last year, I made it to his lecture at UC Berkeley, CA. I'm a huge fan, read every single book he published in Japanese. His lecture was awesome, although I was a bit bummed that it was in English. His English was OK, but not nearly fluent that he could have gone more into...
    Sundress Sundress
    41-45
    1 Response Jun 12, 2009

    I've only read "After Dark"

    so far, but that was definitely one of my favorite books!
    lamalbelle lamalbelle
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2015

    Wind-up Bird Tells My Own Story

    actually, as a great piece of magic-realism and kinda experimental narrative and like pretty much all great literature, i'm sure people read wind-up bird and took away an entirely different story than the one I feel like I read. But I've still told my friends that to completely...
    fsmspup fsmspup
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    The Most Brilliant Author I've Ever Read

    I can't even begin to explain how much I love Murakami's books. I first found him through a literary quotes community on Livejournal. The first book I read was Norweigan Wood, then I read Kafka on the Shore, and The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. I'm just about to start South of the...
    earth2bella earth2bella
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 19, 2008
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