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Sputnik Sweetheart - Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel
Sputnik Sweetheart
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Twenty-two-year-old Sumire is in love with a woman seventeen years her senior. But whereas Miu is glamorous and successful, Sumire is an aspiring writer who dresses in an oversized second-hand coat and heavy boots like a character in a Kerouac novel. Surprised that she might, after all, be a... show more
Twenty-two-year-old Sumire is in love with a woman seventeen years her senior. But whereas Miu is glamorous and successful, Sumire is an aspiring writer who dresses in an oversized second-hand coat and heavy boots like a character in a Kerouac novel. Surprised that she might, after all, be a lesbian, Sumire spends hours on the phone talking to her best friend K about the big questions in life: what is sexual desire and should she ever tell Miu how she feels for her. rustrated in his own love for Sumire, K consoles himself by having an affair with the mother of one of his pupils. Then a desperate Miu calls from a small Greek island and asks for his help, and he discovers something very strange has happened to Sumire.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099448471 (0099448475)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 229
Edition language: English
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The Last Reader
The Last Reader rated it
4.0 Book Review : Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
The story is narrated by K who is inlove with his best friend Sumire, who is in love with Miu, a woman seventeen years older than her. Compared to Miu who is glamorous and a successful businesswoman, Sumire is an aspiring writer and dresses in an oversized second-hand coat and heavy boots like a cha...
chrispu
chrispu rated it
3.0 Sputnik Sweetheart
Film „Piknik po wiszącą skałą” Petera Weira – to pierwsze skojarzenie jakie mi się nasunęło po przeczytaniu tej książki. Prawie taki sam nastrój - jeśli chodzi o życie jednej z bohaterek (czyli nie wiadomo co się stało i co jest prawdą a co nie). A dodatkowo sporo tu w powieści niedopowiedzeń, jakic...
Merry Meerkat Marginalia
Merry Meerkat Marginalia rated it
3.5 Sputnik Sweetheart
Star Rating: 3.5 Stars, Borrow it Self purchase, Kindle edition. Before I discovered reading websites, I used to have subscriptions to reading magazines. It was in one of these (bookmarks I believe) that I discovered Haruki Murakami. This author is really amazing and I love most of what he wri...
johanpatricksy
johanpatricksy rated it
5.0 Sputnik Sweetheart
THIS IS IT! My favorite Murakami book...I love it!
ChanLee
ChanLee rated it
2.5 Sputnik Sweetheart
5/10 - PRZECIĘTNA Moja opinia będzie krótka i bez zbędnego lania wody: książka była dla mnie nudna i czuję się nią trochę rozczarowana. Może to przez to, że relacje pomiędzy Miu i Sumire były mi kompletnie obojętne? Mimo wszystko daję gwiazdkę więcej, bo wstawki z naszym narratorem nauczycielem czyt...
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