What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami

Murakami, like sushi, green tea, and all things Japanese, is an acquired taste (to me, at least). I started out with Norwegian Wood¬†(didn't quite like it),¬†then to After Dark (not bad, one of my favourites!), dived head first without warning into Kafka On The Shore (because too many crazy metaphors and magical realism which slightly … Continue reading What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami

The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami

I can't quite put a finger on what it is about this book that I'm enchanted by - the colourful and quirky graphics, the fact that it all happened in the library aka my favouritestest place in the world, the fact that I could finish reading the book in less than an hour or the … Continue reading The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami