Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami (村上 春樹, Murakami Haruki, January 12, 1949) is a Japanese writer. His beuks an stories hae been bestsellers in Japan as well as internaitionally, wi his wark bein translatit intae 50 leids[1] an sellin millions o copies ootside his native kintra.[2][3] The creetical acclaim for his feection an non-feection haes led tae numerous awairds, in Japan an internaitionally, includin the Warld Fantasy Awaird (2006) an the Frank O'Connor Internaitional Short Story Awaird (2006). His oeuvre received, for example, the Franz Kafka Prize (2006) an the Jerusalem Prize (2009). Murakami's maist notable warks include A Wild Sheep Chase (1982), Norse Wid (1987), The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (1994–95), Kafka on the Shore (2002), an 1Q84 (2009–10).

Haruki Murakami
村上 春樹
Murakami in 2005, giein a lectur at MIT.
Born (1949-01-12) 12 Januar 1949 (age 71)
Kyoto, Japan
ThriftNovelist, short-story writer, essayist, translator
GenreFeection, surrealism, magical realism, science feection, Bildungsroman, picaresque, realism
Notable warks



  1. Curtis Brown (2014), "Haruki Murakami now available in 50 languages", curtisbrown.co.uk, February 27, 2014: "Following a recent Malay deal Haruki Marukami's work is now available in 50 languages worldwide."
  2. Maiko, Hisada (November 1995). "Murakami Haruki". Kyoto Sangyo University. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2008-05-23. Retrieved 2008-04-24.
  3. Justin McCurry, Secrets and advice: Haruki Murakami posts first responses in agony uncle role, The Guardian, 16 January 2015.