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John Green's 18 great books; Mavis Gallant's best one; Murakami's new one; L.A. Times Book...
John Green's 18 great books; Mavis Gallant's best one; Murakami's new one; L.A. Times Book Prize finalists: book news John Green is the author of "The Fault in Our Stars."
Haruki Murakamia s new novel due out Aug. 12
"Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage," which sold more than 1 million copies in Japan in its first seven days after its release last April, will be published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf.
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Finding Peter Cat
We already knew that Haruki Murakami was a writer and runner but a former jazz club owner, too? Aaron Gilbreath visited Murakami's 1970s jazz club, Peter Cat, and found "a drab three-story cement building.
Haruki Murakami's new work tops sales in Japan
He may not have won the Nobel Prize for Literature, but best-selling Japanese author Haruki Murakami is probably laughing his way to the bank.
Colorless Tazaki becomes Japans bestseller for 2013
Famous Japanese writer Haruki Murakami's new novel "Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage" became Japan's bestseller for 2013 during the 12 month period through November, reported local media Tuesday.About 985,000 copies were sold during the period and made Murakami win the bestseller title in four years since the release of "1Q84 ... (more)