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The Resource Kafka on the shore, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

Kafka on the shore, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

Label
Kafka on the shore
Title
Kafka on the shore
Statement of responsibility
Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
An unlikely alliance forms between Kafka Tamura, a fifteen-year-old runaway, and the aging Nakata, a man who has never recovered from a wartime affliction, as they embark on a surreal odyssey through a strange, fantastical world
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • World Fantasy Award, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130468
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murakami, Haruki
Dewey number
895.6/35
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gabriel, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
Kafka on the shore, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm62879613
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
467 p.
Isbn
9781400079278
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006271024
Label
Kafka on the shore, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Publication
Control code
ocm62879613
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
467 p.
Isbn
9781400079278
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006271024

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