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Blind willow, sleeping woman

From the bestselling author of Kafka on the Shore comes this superb collection of twenty-four stories that generously expresses Murakami's mastery of the form. From the surreal to the mundane, these stories exhibit his ability to transform the full range of human experience in ways that are instructive, surprising, and relentlessly entertaining. Here are animated crows, a criminal monkey, and an iceman, as well as the dreams that shape us and the things we might wish for. Whether during a chance reunion in Italy, a romantic exile in Greece, a holiday in Hawaii, or in the grip of everyday life, Murakami's characters confront grievous loss, or sexuality, or the glow of a firefly, or the impossible distances between those who ought to be closest of all.

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  • "From the bestselling author of Kafka on the Shore comes this superb collection of twenty-four stories that generously expresses Murakami's mastery of the form. From the surreal to the mundane, these stories exhibit his ability to transform the full range of human experience in ways that are instructive, surprising, and relentlessly entertaining. Here are animated crows, a criminal monkey, and an iceman, as well as the dreams that shape us and the things we might wish for. Whether during a chance reunion in Italy, a romantic exile in Greece, a holiday in Hawaii, or in the grip of everyday life, Murakami's characters confront grievous loss, or sexuality, or the glow of a firefly, or the impossible distances between those who ought to be closest of all."@en
  • ""Following the best-selling triumph of Kafka on the Shore-"daringly original," wrote Steven Moore in The Washington Post Book World, "and compulsively readable"--Comes a collection that generously expresses Murakami's mastery. From the surreal to the mundane, these stories exhibit his ability to transform the full range of human experience in ways that are instructive, surprising, and relentlessly entertaining"--Page 2 of cover."
  • "From the surreal to the mundane, an anthology of short fiction captures a full range of human experience, emotion, and relationship in works that chronicle a chance reunion in Italy, a holiday in Hawaii, and a romantic exile in Greece."@en

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  • "Short stories"
  • "Translations"@en
  • "Translations"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Ausgabe"
  • "General fiction"
  • "Short stories"@en

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  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman"
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman"@en
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories"@en
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman : 24 stories"@en
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman : 24 stories"
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories"
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman twenty-four stories"@en
  • "Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-five stories"@en
  • "Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman"