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User Review  - traumleben - LibraryThing

If you like magical realism or want to read Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Japanese cousin (not really,) then you'll enjoy Murakami. Aside from this book, I've only ready "Sputnik Sweetheart" so I'm not ... Read full review

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User Review  - alenurd - LibraryThing

This is the first book of Murakami that I've read. Without knowing anything of his style, I really enjoyed the weird, twisty plot of this book. While reading the book, there is a familiar feeling of the surreal in the boring motions of everyday.. I love books like this. :) Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

I can't beat Joel's picture review. Go look at his review instead of mine. This was Murakami's first novel published in English, and it's got everything I like about his work - and most of what he was ... Read full review

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User Review  - mirikayla - LibraryThing

I ended up really loving this, despite its slow beginning. I read the last hundred pages in one night, staying up late and listening to my Saint-Saens playlist on Pandora... It was lovely. Once they ... Read full review

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User Review  - raizel - LibraryThing

I am not at all familiar with the author; although he happened to be mentioned in Time magazine while I was reading this book. A strange story, but I rather liked it. The dust jacket mentions a sequel ... Read full review

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User Review  - v_allery - LibraryThing

Ingenious and imaginative, the story just takes the reader along for the wild ride. A Wild Sheep Chase is true to Haruki Murakami's curious, ceptivating, flow-of-consciousness type of story telling ... Read full review

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User Review  - cattylj - LibraryThing

You can definitely tell this is early Murakami, but it was still great. I'm sitting here with postpartum book depression, wondering what I'm going to do when I run out of Murakami books to read. Read full review

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User Review  - ternary - LibraryThing

This book was my introduction to Murakami. I just reread it, and it totally holds up. My favorite example of Murakami's strange, not-quite-nonsensical worlds. Read full review

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User Review  - brleach - LibraryThing

A weird book, even for Murakami. I'm not sure I liked it quite as much as some of his others, although the ending was spellbinding. I should have read the first two Rat books first. Read full review

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User Review  - quiBee - LibraryThing

This is my first book by this author and I enjoyed it very much. I wasn't exactly sure where it was going, but I enjoyed the trip. Read full review


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