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message 1: by Ian (last edited Oct 27, 2011 05:40PM) (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Place links to other non-GoodReads reviews you liked here.


message 2: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
I have listed some links on my review page:

http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/...


message 3: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
There's an extract from the book called "Town of Cats" in the New Yorker here:

http://www.newyorker.com/fiction/feat...

Also an interview with his translator, Jay Rubin:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/2011/...


message 4: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
There's also a blog in the New Yorker here:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs...


message 5: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
A Q&A with Murakami in the New Yorker:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs...


message 6: by Ian (last edited Oct 27, 2011 05:59PM) (new) - rated it 5 stars


message 7: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
New York Times Magazine article:

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/23/mag...


message 9: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
An extract published in Asymptote Journal:

http://asymptotejournal.com./article....

I'm not sure whether I will read the extract before the novel arrives in my letterbox.

However, if you're interested, make sure you read the Translator's Note in the right hand margin of the extract.


message 13: by Ian (last edited Oct 29, 2011 01:28PM) (new) - rated it 5 stars


message 14: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
NPR:

http://www.npr.org/2011/10/25/1414600...

Forget about a girl and a gun, now we have two moons, two worlds and a girl.

It's lunacy!


message 17: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Well spotted, Praj!


message 18: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Los Angeles Times:

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/...

(Thanks, Sue.)


message 21: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Washington Post:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/enterta...

(One of two pages)


message 22: by Ian (last edited Oct 29, 2011 12:53PM) (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Complete Review:

http://www.complete-review.com/review...

Note the extensive links to reviews, profiles and articles.


message 33: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
The NYT Magazine article has an interactive feature:

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/20...


message 34: by Sue (new) - rated it 5 stars

Sue (snuzy36) | 70 comments Very interesting !! you do alot of surfing with your drinking or is it drinking with your surfing ;)


message 35: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Ha ha, I surf until I can no longer drink (so I'm still surfing).


message 36: by Sue (new) - rated it 5 stars

Sue (snuzy36) | 70 comments http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/a...

The review from the Canadain Paper The Globe and Mail from Toronto


message 37: by Sue (new) - rated it 5 stars

Sue (snuzy36) | 70 comments http://www.toronto.com/article/704026

From the Toronto Star ...not a good review


message 38: by Sue (new) - rated it 5 stars

Sue (snuzy36) | 70 comments Moonbutterfly wrote: "You Tube Video with no Spoilers

27 Mins with a review of many of his books."


I agree with this guy that there really isnt any deep meaning... I mean I keep searching but in vain it seems LOL


message 39: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Another meditation from The Millions (thanks for spotting it, Jim):

http://www.themillions.com/2011/11/re...


message 40: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
New York Review of Books:

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archi...


message 41: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Complete Review:

http://www.complete-review.com/review...

This page also has a pretty good catalogue of published reviews.


message 42: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
NYT Sunday Book Review:

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/06/boo...


message 43: by Ian (new) - rated it 5 stars

Ian "Marvin" Graye | 191 comments Mod
Book Forum:

http://www.bookforum.com/inprint/1804...

This is a really insightful review.


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