The Strange Library

Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 2014 - 96 pagina's
28 Recensies
From internationally acclaimed author Haruki Murakami--a fantastical illustrated short novel about a boy imprisoned in a nightmarish library.

Opening the flaps on this unique little book, readers will find themselves immersed in the strange world of best-selling Haruki Murakami's wild imagination. The story of a lonely boy, a mysterious girl, and a tormented sheep man plotting their escape from a nightmarish library, the book is like nothing else Murakami has written. Designed by Chip Kidd and fully illustrated, in full color, throughout, this small format, 96 page volume is a treat for book lovers of all ages.

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LibraryThing Review

Gebruikersrecensie  - mirikayla - LibraryThing

I picked this up on audio about a week ago, then returned it immediately when I heard Kirby Heyborne's voice narrating. I doubt I will ever be able to stand listening to a book read by that guy ... Volledige recensie lezen

LibraryThing Review

Gebruikersrecensie  - bibleblaster - LibraryThing

Loved this book. Strange and evocative, all told in a very straightforward way. Dreamlike, I was pulled along by the story and realized I had no idea what would happen next. Read something from another critic that mentioned (favorably) overtones of Kafka, Poe. 'Nuff said. Volledige recensie lezen

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Over de auteur (2014)

HARUKI MURAKAMI was born in Kyoto in 1949 and now lives near Tokyo. His work has been translated into more than fifty languages, and the most recent of his many international honors is the Jerusalem Prize, whose previous recipients include J. M. Coetzee, Milan Kundera, and V. S. Naipaul.

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