Murakami’s new novel

Look what arrived at my doorstep one week ago (and with Sinterklaas, even): It’s Murakami’s new novel, De Kleurloze Tsukuru Tazaki en Zijn Pelgrimsjaren! (Or in English ‘Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage’) Along with a bag, aw yeah! Halfway November I first read about the Murakami Festival …

Christmas Reads

Firstly: Merry Christmas (or whatever holiday you celebrate!) everyone! I don’t usually read holiday-appropriate books, but this year I have two perfect books for Christmas! They are Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot’s Christmas and Haruki Murakami’s 羊男のクリスマス (‘The Sheep Man’s Christmas’). A good Agatha Christie murder mystery is always welcome, of …