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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

by Philip Gabriel Translator · Haruki Murakami Author

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A mesmerising mystery story about friendship from the internationally bestselling author of Norwegian Wood and 1Q84

Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only last name with no colour in it.

One day Tsukuru Tazaki's friends announced that they didn't want to see him, or talk to him, ever again.

Since that day Tsukuru has been floating through life, unable to form intimate connections with anyone. But then he meets Sara, who tells him that the time has come to find out what happened all those years ago.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Random House
Imprint:
Vintage Digital
Publication Date:
2014

Format

  • OverDrive Read 33.7 MB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 1.6 MB

Philip Gabriel (Translator)

In 1978, Haruki Murakami was 29 and running a jazz bar in downtown Tokyo. One April day, the impulse to write a novel came to him suddenly while watching a baseball game. That first novel, Hear the Wind Sing, won a new writers' award and was publi...

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