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1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
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Dec 14, 2011

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Read from April 25, 2012 to October 09, 2013

I still don't quite know what to think of this book. I can't believe after almost 1200 pages that the resolution didn't feel quite complete. I wish that the scenes of Tengo worrying about his mom's boob (which still make no sense to me) could have been cut to give me more detail in the end!

I did enjoy most of the writing, and I appreciated all the references to other literature. I think I will try another of Murakami's book because I liked the whimsical style, I just hope they're not all this long or quite so bizarre.

I don't know that I would have made it through this without Kara to talk to about it! And I definitely need to read 1984 soon.

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09/24/2013 marked as: currently-reading
59.0% "Bizarre"
97.0% "I needed 10 more minutes on the train! I just want to be done!" 3 comments
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