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Book Review: 'The Kills' by Richard House
Weighing in at 1001 pages, Richard House 's genre bending thriller The Kills invites comparison with such contemporary literary landmarks as Roberto Bolano 's 2666 and Haruki Murakami 's 1Q84 .
Haruki Murakami book excerpted in Slate
Award-winning author Haruki Murakami has a new book coming out in Aug., but readers can get a preview now.
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Sometimes You Feel
Can't wait for Haruki Murakami's new novel ? You're in luck: Slate just published an exclusive excerpt from the book.
Chicago Indie Bookstore Day A Huge Success
After little more than a month of planning and a boost from Mayor Rahm Emanuel's official proclamation , Chicago Independent Bookstore Day was a huge success that exceeded the expectations of every participating bookstore that PW contacted.
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'1Q84' by Haruki Murakami: Sunday reading
Do you know what happens when you write or say something about a weird book, claiming that every reason you love it is rooted in its remarkable weirdness? Well, since you asked, people start piling a weird amalgamation of weird books on your desk, promising "You'll love it! It's so weird! Like, really, really weird!" They start asking you about a ... (more)