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The elephant vanishes

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Publisher:
A. A. Knopf :
Pub. Date:
1993.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
740L
Description
With the same deadpan mania and genius for dislocation that he brought to his internationally acclaimed novelsA Wild Sheep ChaseandHard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World, Haruki Murakami makes this collection of stories a determined assault on the normal. A man sees his favorite elephant vanish into thin air; a newlywed couple suffers attacks of hunger that drive them to hold up a McDonald's in the middle of the night; and a young woman discovers that she has become irresistible to a little green monster who burrows up through her backyard. By turns haunting and hilarious,The Elephant Vanishesis further proof of Murakami's ability to cross the border between separate realities -- and to come back bearing treasure. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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ISBN:
9780679750536
9780679420576
Lexile measure:
740L
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Grouped Work ID 19296019-4beb-04cd-3837-19ee44c5deda
Full title elephant vanishes
Author murakami haruki
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 06:07:16AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 04:21:27AM

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