By Haruki Murakami, Jay Rubin
First American Publication
This beautiful and elegiac novel via the writer of the the world over acclaimed Wind-Up chook Chronicle has offered over four million copies in Japan and is now to be had to American audiences for the 1st time. It is certain to be a literary event.
Toru, a quiet and preternaturally critical younger collage pupil in Tokyo, is dedicated to Naoko, a stunning and introspective younger lady, yet their mutual ardour is marked by means of the tragic dying in their ally years before. Toru starts off to evolve to campus existence and the loneliness and isolation he faces there, yet Naoko unearths the pressures and obligations of existence unbearable. As she retreats additional into her personal international, Toru unearths himself attaining out to others and attracted to a fiercely self sustaining and sexually liberated younger woman.
A poignant tale of 1 collage student's romantic coming-of-age, Norwegian Wood takes us to that far-off position of a tender man's first, hopeless, and heroic love.