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User Review  - Isgodchekhov - LibraryThing

I kept thinking something was missing from the book a day after I had completed reading it…Granted, there were other distractions going on in this narrative to keep my figurative head on a swivel ... Read full review

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User Review  - MellowOwl - LibraryThing

A well-written existential noir. A little slow going at first, but builds into a beautiful and brilliant finale. I enjoyed it more than its sequel "Dance, Dance, Dance", but not more than Murakami's ... Read full review

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User Review  - montclairnj - LibraryThing

This is not a review, but some notes I want to attach to this book. The letter from The Rat seemed to come out of the blue, and it wasn't until I learned that this is the third book that Murakami ... Read full review

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User Review  - na-chan - LibraryThing

Ok you can blame the bookstore at my school for this one XD I picked this up at the bookstore because I had very little of 'the wanting seed' left to read so well I was looking around at random books ... Read full review

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User Review  - fieldnotes - LibraryThing

I am a fan of this author. I enjoy reading his novels while moving around: on the subway, in an airplane, amongst distractions. Murakami verges on being little more than an indie rock version of a ... Read full review

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User Review  - DF2A_LilyR - LibraryThing

A Wild Sheep Chase is an interesting book about a mission to find one special sheep among thousands in Hokkaido, Japan. Murakami has a mind like no other and never fails to creat a plot with wit, twists and dangerious bends. Read full review

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User Review  - kntmit - LibraryThing

I have read a few other Murakami books (Wind-Up Bird..., Kafka on the Shore, After Dark), all of which I enjoyed. A Wild Sheep Chase had a very intriguing premise, and I was quickly drawn in to its ... Read full review

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User Review  - bookinmind - LibraryThing

I loved Murakami's playful writing in this book with sheep wordplay like getting 'sheeped' and becoming 'sheepless'. I liked the idea of a girl with sexually irresistible ears. And then Murakami has a ... Read full review

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User Review  - zugenia - LibraryThing

Murakami, like other Japanese fiction writers, dwells on the minutae of mundane human life until it begins to give up its metaphysical secrets—revelations about our tenuous grasp on our own existence ... Read full review

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User Review  - herbpixie - LibraryThing

fiction, surreal, postmodern, japanese, sheep Read full review


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