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The Elephant Vanishes

The Elephant Vanishes

Author: Haruki Murakami
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When a man's favourite elephant vanishes, the balance of his whole life is subtly upset; a couple's midnight hunger pangs drive them to hold up a McDonald's; a woman finds she is irresistible to a small green monster that burrows through her front garden; an insomniac wife wakes up to a twilight world of semi-consciousness in which anything seems possible - even death. In every one of the stories that make up The Elephant Vanishes, Murakami makes a determined assault on the normal. He has a deadpan genius for dislocating realities to uncover the surreal in the everyday, the extraordinary in the ordinary.

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A dizzying collection that displays Murakami's genius for uncovering the surreal in the everyday, the extraordinary within the ordinary

Author description

Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto in 1949 and now lives near Tokyo.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780099448754
  • : Vintage Publishing
  • : Vintage
  • : September 2000
  • : 197mm X 132mm X 22mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 336
  • : Haruki Murakami
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : en