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Kafka on the shore / Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"Here we meet a teenage boy, Karka Tamura, who is on the run, and Nakata, an aging simpleton who is drawn to Kafka for reasons that he cannot fathom. As their paths converge, acclaimed author Haruki Murakami enfolds readers in a world where cats talk, fish fall from the sky, and spirits slip out of their bodies to make love or commit murder, in what is a truly remarkable journey."--back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC MURAKAMI (Text) 33892100712836 Adult Fiction Book None 11/24/2020 Checked out 01/26/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400079278 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1400079276 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 467 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First Vintage International edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Vintage International, 2006.

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Summary, etc.:
"Here we meet a teenage boy, Karka Tamura, who is on the run, and Nakata, an aging simpleton who is drawn to Kafka for reasons that he cannot fathom. As their paths converge, acclaimed author Haruki Murakami enfolds readers in a world where cats talk, fish fall from the sky, and spirits slip out of their bodies to make love or commit murder, in what is a truly remarkable journey."--back cover.
Subject: Runaway teenagers > Japan > Fiction.
Parent and child > Fiction.
Japan > Fiction.
Parent and child.
Runaway teenagers.
Japan.
Genre: Japanese fiction > Translations into English.
Magic realism (Literature)
Mystery fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Fiction.

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