By Haruki Murakami, Jay Rubin
First American Publication
This lovely and elegiac novel by means of the writer of the the world over acclaimed Wind-Up poultry Chronicle has bought over four million copies in Japan and is now on hand to American audiences for the 1st time. It is bound to be a literary event.
Toru, a quiet and preternaturally severe younger university scholar in Tokyo, is dedicated to Naoko, a stunning and introspective younger lady, yet their mutual ardour is marked by way of the tragic dying in their ally years before. Toru starts to evolve to campus lifestyles and the loneliness and isolation he faces there, yet Naoko reveals the pressures and obligations of existence unbearable. As she retreats extra into her personal global, Toru reveals himself achieving out to others and attracted to a fiercely self sufficient and sexually liberated younger woman.
A poignant tale of 1 university 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.