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Kafka on the Shore - Haruki Murakami
Kafka on the Shore
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781400044818 (1400044812)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
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The Villain Library
The Villain Library rated it
2.5 Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
A dear friend of mine suggested this book , so i thought "why not?" summary : Kafka on the Shore is powered by two remarkable characters: a teenage boy, Kafka Tamura, who runs away from home either to escape a gruesome oedipal prophecy or to search for his long-missing mother and sist...
هزاميري
هزاميري rated it
4.0 Kafka inside the maze
Kafka on the shore is a labyrinth itself but in the end the crow gathers it all and leads the reader to the clue : " this world is a metaphor ". besides tens of symbols , this novel bears hundred of hidden and mystical messages and paradoxes .recommended for expert readers .
Cynically Speaking
Cynically Speaking rated it
5.0
I can't get enough of Mr. Murakami. This is more of a 4-star but his books are so far out there...I can't describe. Let me just say one character talks to cats. Nothing is what it seems in Murakami's world and I know I miss a lot (if not most) symbolism but his writing and characters are beautiful.
konstantinapapazoglou
konstantinapapazoglou rated it
3.5
When I read the summary of this book, I thought that it would be weird. Nothing prepared me though for this bizarre journey it turned out to be. Kafka on the Shore begun as a coming-of-age novel, but by the end of it I was not actually convinced that it was. On one side, Kafka Tamura is a fif...
M. A. Phipps
M. A. Phipps rated it
1.0 Kafka on the Shore
The strangest book I've ever read. I honestly cannot even tell you what the point of this book was. I was so confused and really didn't understand the hype. Plus there was a really disturbing part about decapitating cats. Not. My. Thing.
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