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Haruki Murakami is a famous contemporary Japanese writer, with his works translated in many languages.

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Is there a connection between the Stephen King short story 1408 and the novel Dance Dance Dance by Haruki Murakami?

I recently read the novel Dance Dance Dance by Haruki Murakami which features a horror/fantasy element in the form of recurrent dream sequences involving an man who is half sheep and offers the ...
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Who was the taxi driver at the beginning of 1Q84?

At the very first chapter of Haruki Murakami's 1Q84, Aomame talks with the taxi driver and the latter tells her she can use the emergency stairway to get out of the road. But right before she exits ...
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Do all of Murakami's works refer only to Western culture?

I just read Haruki Murakami's The Wind-up Bird Chronicles, and one thing that struck me was that despite the book being set in Japan and almost exclusively containing only Japanese characters, there ...
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