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The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, by Huraki Murakami

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, by Huraki Murakami


Regular price $17.95 Sale

Paperback Release-September 1, 1998

In a Tokyo suburb, a young man named Toru Okada searches for his wife’s missing cat—and then for his wife as well—in a netherworld beneath the city’s placid surface. As these searches intersect, he encounters a bizarre group of allies and antagonists. Gripping, prophetic, and suffused with comedy and menace, this is an astonishingly imaginative detective story, an account of a disintegrating marriage, and an excavation of the buried secrets from Japan’s forgotten campaign in Manchuria during World War II.