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Publisher's Summary

Here is the second audio volume of an eclectic, eccentric, and altogether brain-bending new collection of short stories from the best-selling Japanese author. Included are "Hunting Knife", "Birthday Girl", "A Perfect Day for Kangaroos", "Man-Eating Cats", "The Rise and Fall of Sharpie Cakes", "Firefly", "A 'Poor Aunt' Story", "Nausea 1979", "Dabchick", "Tony Takitani", "New York Mining Disaster" and "Where I'm Likely to Find It".
©2006 Haruki Murakami; (P)2007 Hodder and Stoughton Audiobooks

Critic Reviews

"Marvelous....These stories are a joy for [Murakami's] readers....Their beauty lies in their ephemeral and incantatory qualities and in his uncanny ability to tap into a sort of collective unconscious." (Publishers Weekly)

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  • jennifer
  • 01-10-18

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I only listened to 5 mins and was already bored. I suspect it will be popular amongst many who enjoy this genre but not my cup of tea