Norwegian Wood

Norwegian Wood (English, Paperback, Haruki Murakami)

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Norwegian Wood  (English, Paperback, Haruki Murakami)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Random House
    • ISBN: 9780099448822, 0099448823
    • Edition: 2003
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    Description

    Norwegian Wood is a story of loss and growing sexuality by Japanese writer Haruki Murakami.

    Summary of the Book

    Set in Tokyo in the 1950s, this novel tells the story of Toru and Naoko. Toru is a quiet and abnormally serious young college student who loves Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman. Their relationship and passion are put to the test by the memory of their best friend, who died years ago. While Toru is satisfied at college, adapting to the life as well as the loneliness and isolation he faces there, Naoko begins to feel the unbearable pressures and responsibilities of life eat away at her. She draws back into her own world, and Toru begins to have feelings for another fiercely independent and sexually liberated woman. This is the story of their love, and their losses together, and Toru’s coming-of-age when he discovers his first true heroic love.

    About Haruki Murakami

    Haruki Murakami is a Japanese novelist, best known for writing 1Q84, A Wild Sheep Chase, and The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle.

    Murakami-san often favours naming his books after songs, and this book was named after the Beatles’ song. The book was adapted into a major motion picture in Japan by Tran Anh Hung in 2010, starring Kenichi Matsuyama, Rinko Kikuchi and Kiko Mizuhara, with music scored by Jonny Greenwood.

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    Specifications
    Book Details
    Publication Year
    • 2003
    Dimensions
    Width
    • 0.98 Inches (US)
    Height
    • 7.8 Inches (US)
    Depth
    • 1.06 inch
    Weight
    • 290.0 Grams
    Ratings and Reviews
    4.5
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    5

    fell in love with this book after the first 4 pages. and it just keeps getting better. the writing is beautiful, and the writing just puts the character right in front of you - makes you feels what they're supposed to be feeling. Looking forward to 1Q84 now!!!
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    Pramod

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    Decent product

    Worst quality and worst packaging ever
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    Akileswaran Sowndararajan

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    15 May, 2018

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    5

    Classy product

    Haven't started reading yet but the first two pages git me engrossed in them.
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    Syeda Razavi

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    Norwegian Wood

    Beautiful book. It is like poetry, but only in prose passages. The flow is smooth, the transitions flow beautifully.
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    Simantini Sinha

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    One of the best books I've read

    I have read at least four to five books of Murakami before Norwegian Wood. I can say without any exaggeration that this is Murakami at his finest. Reading any of Murakami's books simulate your mind and soul, this one maybe more than the others.. There are so many quirky, poignant and wonderfully relatable moments in this book.. All written in the simplest prose.. You would not regret this buy!
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    Arun Rajendran

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    Fair

    Nice product but the pages of book is yellow colour. One minute point of flipkart, i was expected white pages but i'm unsatisatified with this product having yellow pages of book. It seems like flipkart give copy product, nkt new(original) book.
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    Dimple Sanvlani

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    18 Sep, 2018

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    Very poor

    I dint read the book..but flipkart has sent me a damaged book in name of discount ..I think this is the leftover book having cross binding,proper paper quality, not properly finished..dint expect this from flipkart
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    Sharanabasappa H

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    27 Jul, 2018

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    Not recommended at all

    very very bad quality... poor paper!!!
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    Shraddhanjali Guha

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    24 Jul, 2018

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    Useless product

    what to say...unending list..some points r these 1) tear pages..2) bad binding..3)extremely poor cover page..4) never going to read it in this life...not expected this from you guys ..never going to buy...do not deserve a single star and 1 more thing....my mistake to buy this book from this site...a gr8 disrespect to sch a gr8 author
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    rohit singhai

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    23 Jul, 2018

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    5

    Simply awesome

    awsm as hell....!!!!!
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    Questions and Answers
    Q:the book is in english or japanese??
    A:The book is in English
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    Q:How many pages are there?
    A:389
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    Q:Does the book have a tough english or nrml english..?
    A:It is not tough.. Reason could be that it was translated to English from Japanese and that's the case with all Murakami's book.
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    Q:does it come with a bookmark?
    A:No it doesn't. Earlier flipkart used to provide plenty of bookmarks with the order but now I guess they have discontinued.
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    Q:Is the language of the book simple? Or a bit complicated to understand?
    A:A bit complicated coz it's written by a British
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    Q:How is the language of the book..? Is it tough or nrml..?
    A:Normal.
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    Q:how many pages?
    A:389 pages to be specific
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    Q:does it have a hard cover?
    A:no
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    Q:How is the book quality ??
    A:Its pretty good
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