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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of pilgrimage

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of pilgrimage

Murakami, Haruki, 1949- author; Gabriel, Philip, 1953- translator

In high school, Tsukuru Tazaki belonged to an extremely tight-knit group of friends who pledged to stay together forever. But when Tsukuru returns home from his first year of college in Tokyo, he finds that they want nothing to do with him. Something has changed, but nobody will tell him what - and he never sees them again. Years later, Tsukuru has become a successful engineer, but is also something of a loner. It is only when he begins dating an older woman named Sara that he confesses the story of this mysterious betrayal and the shadow it has cast over his life. She becomes convinced that Tsukuru must track down his old group to try to answer the question that has haunted him all these years, creating a hole inside of him - why did they suddenly turn on him?

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction in Translation. Fiction in translation. General.
Published London: Vintage Books, [2015]
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 0099590379, 9780099590378
Note: This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2014.
Physical Description: 298 pages ; 20 cm
Uniform Title: Shikisai o motanai Tazaki Tsukuru to, kare no junrei no toshi. English