Now that Richard Yates is in our rear view mirror, we can begin our month long look at Haruki Murakami!
For those who don’t know, The Voyage Out Book Group will be discussing Murakami’s masterful novel “Kafka on the Shore” on December 29th at BookPeople. All are welcome.
To begin our month long look, we have a list. Below are Random House’s ‘Suggested Readings’ associated with “Kafka on the Shore”. Check em’ out. Sophocles, really? Interesting. What do you think?
Kobo Abe, The Woman in the Dunes
Takashi Atoda, The Square Persimmon and Other Stories
Kazuo Ishiguro, An Artist of the Floating World
Franz Kafka, The Castle
Yumiko Kurahashi, Cruel Fairy Tales for Adults
Yukio Mishima, The Temple of Dawn
Kenzaburo Oe, Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness
Jay Rubin, Haruki Murakami and the Music of Words
Sophocles, Oedipus Rex