#haruki murakami

7 of the Best Episodes of LEVAR BURTON READS

What's better than LeVar Burton? LeVar Burton reading, of course. We've curated a list of some of the best episodes of Burton's podcast, LeVar Burton Reads.

I See My Queer Self in Murakami’s Magical Realism

How the reality-shifting work of Haruki Murakami speaks to this queer reader.

20 Weird and Wonderful Similes from THE WIND-UP BIRD CHRONICLE

Spring arrived this month, literally and figuratively — the snow here in the UK has melted and I’ve revisited a ...

4 Books For Readers Who Love Being Confused

I finish books. It’s what I do. I’ve pushed myself to read from cover to cover almost every book I’ve ...

Book Fetish: Volume 297

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

26 Haruki Murakami Quotes That See Into Your Soul

If you still have somehow missed the Haruki Murakami bus, it's time to get on board. Here are twenty-five of the most insightful Haruki Murakami quotes that see right into your soul.

10 Ways to Honor Kurt Vonnegut on his Birthday

Honor Kurt Vonnegut on his birthday with these 10 things.

Exploring the Art of the Short Story Through Murakami’s THE STRANGE LIBRARY

A Rioter unpacks the experience of reading short stories--the joy and finality that comes with it--through Haruki Murakami's THE STRANGE LIBRARY.

Book Fetish: Volume 266

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

Books to Help You Prepare For The First Semester of College

Prep your mind so that it might open wide!

Can’t wait for Murakami’s Killing Commendatore? Try Hard-boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

What to read while you're waiting for the next Haruki Murakami book. Spoiler: it's another Murakami title.

The Ultimate Guide to Buying, Borrowing and Bypassing Haruki Murakami’s Novels

The ultimate guide to which Murakami novels to buy, borrow, or skip.

Comics, Stickers, and Other Supplemental Book Materials

I just want to preface this with me saying there’s nothing wrong with the book medium. It’s perfectly great in ...

The Strange Case of Authors I Hypothetically Like

I think it’s time I admit that some authors are hypothetical to me. I don’t mean they’re hypothetical in existence ...

Risky Similes and Writing Style: They Can Make or Break It

I’ve pointed out the value of beautiful language before, but now it’s time to get specific. Just to make sure we ...