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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  - xuebi - LibraryThing

In A Wild Sheep Chase, the nameless protagonist and his girlfriend with extraordinarily charistmatic ears embark on a quest to find a mysterious sheep with a star on its back. The quest leads the ... Read full review

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User Review  - EricKibler - LibraryThing

This is my first encounter with Murakami. I chose this book because currently, "1Q84" has been recently released and has been getting good, but not in the aggregate stellar, reviews. Many have ... Read full review

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User Review  - missizicks - LibraryThing

I read this one as a result of reading Dance Dance Dance, not realising that it had come out before and the similarities between the stories actually worked in the opposite direction to the one I thought they did. But that in itself is quite Murakami-esque. Read full review

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User Review  - kirstiecat - LibraryThing

I made a mistake in reading Dance Dance Dance before A Wild Sheep Chase, not realizing that they were even related in terms of their story lines..don't make the same mistake I made...read this one ... Read full review

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User Review  - HearTheWindSing - LibraryThing

'A Wild Sheep Chase' is a trippy tale with a mix of detective story, myth, fantasy and philosophy. Though it can be enjoyed simply as a fable at its face-value, just a little thought reveals a multi ... Read full review

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User Review  - Neftzger - LibraryThing

Murakami has a genius for making the bizarre totally believable. He creates unusual characters and puts them in strange situations and then writes the plot so smoothly that it feels like an everyday ... Read full review

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User Review  - lgaikwad - LibraryThing

Favorite Quotes: “A Wild Sheep Chase” by Haruki Murakami Narrated by Rupert Degas It was the first time I’d put on tennis shoes in ages, and the heels were worn through crooked. I’d been walking off ... Read full review

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User Review  - yarkan - LibraryThing

I enjoyed the quiet surrealism of this. And the thing about the power of her ears. Read full review

Review: A Wild Sheep Chase (Contemporary Fiction, Plume)

User Review  - Constance - Goodreads

I hadn't read this book since 1999, when I was consuming Murakami like a madman. I've always felt very warmly toward Murakami, for the typical reasons but also because I discovered him (specifically ... Read full review


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