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Review of Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of Pilgrimage - Haruki Murakami (trans. Philip Gabriel)

Growing up in suburban Nagoya, Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school: the boys Akamatsu and Oumi, and the girls Shirane and Kurono. Each of the friends’ surnames contained a colour (red, blue, white, black). 295 more words


1Q84 - Quick Review

Haruki Murakami 村上 春樹 

Books 1 & 2 (2009), 624 pages – Translated by Jay Rubin

Book 3 (2010), 368 pages – Translated by Philip Gabriel… 455 more words

Book Reviews

Haruki Murakami's Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage Reviewed

I should probably start with a confession: I’m not a big Haruki Murakami fan.

I’ve tried.

I’ve probably abandoned The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle more than any other book (save maybe Proust). 1,076 more words