Men Without Women

Men Without Women

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 17/05/2018
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I find writing novels a challenge, writing stories a joy. If writing novels is like planting a forest, then writing short stories is more like planting a garden.

Across seven tales, Haruki Murakami brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves alone.

Here are vanishing cats and smoky bars, lonely hearts and mysterious women, baseball and the Beatles, woven together to tell stories that speak to us all. Marked by the same wry humour that has defined his entire body of work, in this collection Murakami has crafted another contemporary classic.

‘Devotees will find plenty of signature Murakami here.’ - The Guardian

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781784705374
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Weight: 170g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 15 mm

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Men Without Women
This is the first Murakami I have read, and a major disappointment. The stories themselves lack real imagination. There is something resembling a haiku in ... READ MORE
Daniel Baksi
Men Without Women
It's simply Murakami
I always loved to read Murakami! I love his worlds, his parallel universes, the surrealism of his stories... This book is a collection of 7 short storie... READ MORE
Ana Bastos