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Wind / Pinball : Hear the Wind Sing and Pinball, 1973 - Reprint by Haruki Murakami (Paperback)

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Coming this October: Killing Commendatore, the much-anticipated new novel from Haruki MurakamiNATIONAL BESTSELLERWind/Pinball, a unique two-in-one volume, includes, on one side, Murakami’s first novel Hear the Wind Sing. When you flip the book over, you can read his second novel, Pinball, 1973. Each book has its own stunning cover.In the spring of 1978, a young Haruki Murakami sat down at his kitchen table and began to write. The result: two remarkable short novels—Hear the Wind Sing and Pinball, 1973—that launched the career of one of the most acclaimed authors of our time. These powerful, at times surreal, works about two young men coming of age—the unnamed narrator and his friend the Rat—are stories of loneliness, obsession, and ******. They bear all the hallmarks of Murakami’s later books, and form the first two-thirds, with A Wild Sheep Chase, of the trilogy of the Rat.  Widely available in English for the first time ever, newly translated, and featuring a new introduction by Murakami himself, Wind/Pinball gives us a fascinating insight into a great writer’s beginnings.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 101131
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary
Series Title: Vintage International
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Haruki Murakami
Language: English
Street Date: May 3, 2016
TCIN: 50815429
UPC: 9780804170147
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-5598
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