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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
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Evocative, subtle, lyrical and deeply human story that I did not want to reach the end of. I wish I knew how to properly describe how perfect this little novel is, but words fail me.

This is my second Murakami book (last year loved 1Q84) and it seems...more
Kate Merriman is now a fan of Goodreads Author Carrie La Seur and Ian Falconer
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It is not that the meaning cannot be explained. But there are certain meanings that are lost forever the moment they are explained in words.Haruki Murakami
Kate Merriman is on page 220 of 386 of Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage: Just the perfect book fallen from the sky for where I am in life right now. I don't want to put it down but I also don't want it to end. It's the perfectly made pop-over - deceptively simple but transportingly delicious.
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Barbara Kingsolver
“Don’t try to make life a mathematics problem with yourself in the center and everything coming out equal. When you’re good, bad things can still happen. And if you’re bad, you can still be lucky.”
Barbara Kingsolver, The Poisonwood Bible

Dr. Seuss
“Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent.”
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Charles M. Schulz
“Happiness is a warm puppy.”
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Charlotte Brontë
“I would always rather be happy than dignified.”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Elie Wiesel
“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”
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2011 Reading Challenge
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