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Norwegian wood / Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin.

Murakami, Haruki, 1949- (Author). Rubin, Jay, 1941- (translator.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 10 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson County Public Library F MURAKAMI (Text) 39493108632920 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0375704027
  • ISBN: 9780375704024
  • Physical Description: 296 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 2000.

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Summary, etc.:
This stunning and elegiac novel by the author of the internationally acclaimed Wind-Up Bird Chronicle has sold over 4 million copies in Japan and is now available to American audiences for the first time. It is sure to be a literary event. Toru, a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion is marked by the tragic death of their best friend years before. Toru begins to adapt to campus life and the loneliness and isolation he faces there, but Naoko finds the pressures and responsibilities of life unbearable. As she retreats further into her own world, Toru finds himself reaching out to others and drawn to a fiercely independent and sexually liberated young woman."-- Cover.
Target Audience Note:
790L Lexile
Subject: College students > Fiction.
Genre: Romance fiction.

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