Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and his years of pilgrimage : a novel / Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

By: Murakami, Haruki, 1949- [author.]Contributor(s): Gabriel, Philip, 1953- [translator.]Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Original language: Japanese Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014Edition: First American editionDescription: 386 pages ; 19 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780385352109 (hardback) :; 0385352107 (hardback)Uniform titles: Shikisai o motanai Tazaki Tsukuru to kare no junrei no toshi. English Subject(s): Friendship -- Fiction | Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction | Attachment disorder -- Fiction | Locomotive engineers -- Fiction | Self-realization -- Fiction | Voyages and travels -- Fiction | Japan -- Fiction | Europe -- FictionGenre/Form: Psychological fiction.DDC classification: 895.63/5 LOC classification: PL856.U673 | S5513 2014Summary: Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only last name with no colour in it. One day Tsukuru Tazaki's friends announced that they didn't want to see him, or talk to him, ever again. Since that day Tsukuru has been floating through life, unable to form intimate connections with anyone. But then he meets Sara, who tells him that the time has come to find out what happened all those years ago.
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Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only last name with no colour in it. One day Tsukuru Tazaki's friends announced that they didn't want to see him, or talk to him, ever again. Since that day Tsukuru has been floating through life, unable to form intimate connections with anyone. But then he meets Sara, who tells him that the time has come to find out what happened all those years ago.

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