Murakami’s Kafka on the Shore Suggested Reading

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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

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