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Murakami 2020 Diary

ISBN 
9781787301627
Format 
Hardback
Recommended Price 
R340.00
Published 
August 2019
About the book: 
A beautifully designed hardback diary for 2020, featuring unique artwork inspired by Haruki Murakami's works along with quotations and significant dates.
 
Murakami's distinctive blend of the mysterious and the everyday, of melancholy and humour, continues to enchant readers, ensuring his place as one of the world’s most acclaimed and well-loved writers. This diary includes visual and textual references to his works, from Wind/Pinball, A Wild Sheep Chase and Norwegian Wood to Killling Commendatore and Novelist as a Vocation.
 
Contents include:
  • Yearly Planner
  • Selection of Japanese Holidays and Festivals
  • Dates of cycles of the moon
  • Seasonal quotations and extracts from Murakami's books
  • Significant dates from the books marked
  • Images of jackets in progress as well as the finished versions
  • Visual content from The Strange Library
  • Specially designed artwork to match the seasons
  • Notes section at the back
Dimensions:15.3 x 1.5 x 21.4cm. Image or text on every recto, and weekly planner on verso.
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About the Author

Haruki Murakami is the author of many novels as well as short stories and non-fiction. His books include Norwegian Wood, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, Kafka on the Shore, 1Q84, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, The Strange Library  and Wind/Pinball.  His work has been translated into more than fifty languages, and the most recent of his many international honours are the Jerusalem Prize and Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award.

Photograph © Elena Seibert

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