Murakami Diary 2009 (Paperback)

By Haruki Murakami

Vintage Books, 9780099523673, 176pp.

Publication Date: September 2, 2008



Cats slink across the pages; the seasons are marked by cherry blossom and Japanese maple; noodle strands or telephone cords separate the days; and a generous selection of quotations and extracts from Murakami’s novels and stories appear on almost every page to inspire, amuse or entertain. This is a diary like no other, faithful to
all that is witty, surreal, sexy and beautiful in Murakami’s work.

A must-have for fans of Murakami, fans of Vintage fiction and fans of unique design, this diary will appeal to everyone as a desirable, collectible item or as a quirky companion for 2009.

About the Author

Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto in 1949. His first major success came with the publication of Norwegian Wood, and he is now Japan's best-known novelist abroad. Eight novels, two short story collections and one work of non-fiction are currently available in English translation.