Books written by Haruki Murakami

Absolutely on Music

Bond Street Books | November 15, 2016 | 352 pages
A deeply personal, intimate conversation about music and writing between the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author and his close friend, the former conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Haruki Murakami's passion for music runs deep. Before turning his hand to writing, he ran a jazz... More Info

Norwegian Wood

Vintage Books | July 20, 2019 | 296 pages
The tragic death of their best friend has a profound influence on the passionate relationship between Toru, a serious young college student in Tokyo, and Naoko, an introspective, beauty, as Toru finds himself drawn to an independent, sexually liberated young woman. Original. 50,000 first printing.  More Info

Hear the Wind Sing and Pinball, 1973

Bond Street Books | August 4, 2015 | 256 pages
Acclaimed, best-selling Haruki Murakami's debut short novels, newly re-translated and in one English-language volume for the first time--with a new introduction by the author. After almost thirty years out of print, the first major works of fiction by international best-selling author Haruki... More Info

Dance Dance Dance

Vintage | January 1, 1995 | 393 pages
This novel focuses on a man searching for a former lover who vanished mysteriously from a seedy hotel. But each new clue to Kiki's whereabouts leads him deeper into a labryrinth of physical violence and metaphysical dread.  More Info

The Strange Library

Bond Street Books | December 2, 2014 | 96 pages
From internationally acclaimed author Haruki Murakami--a fantastical illustrated short novel about a boy imprisoned in a nightmarish library. A lonely boy, a mysterious girl, and a tormented sheep man plot their escape from the nightmarish library of internationally acclaimed, bestselling Haruki... More Info

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Bond Street Books | August 12, 2014 | 400 pages
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage marks a new direction in Murakami's fiction: a return to the lyrical realism not seen since his 1987 novel Norwegian Wood, but set against the social realities of contemporary Japan. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage centers on... More Info

The Elephant vanishes

Vintage | July 20, 1994 | 327 pages
Fifteen tales encompass the story of a man obsessed with the disappearance of an elephant from a local zoo and that of a young mother whose sleeplessness provides her with a foretaste of death  More Info

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle

Vintage | September 1, 1998 | 607 pages
Superimposes the collapse of a marriage over the investigation into recovered war memories and a man's search for his own identity  More Info


Anchor Canada | January 22, 2013 | 1184 pages
The year is 1984. Aomame is riding in a taxi on the expressway, in a hurry to carry out an assignment. Her work is not the kind that can be discussed in public. When they get tied up in traffic, the taxi driver suggests a bizarre 'proposal' to her. Having no other choice she agrees, but as a result... More Info