CD - unabridged
(14 CDs)
Product Number: CX1799
Released: 01 Jul, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781471202841
Narrator(s): William Rycroft
Publisher: W F Howes
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The Booker Prize-shortlisted second novel from one of our most inventive authors; available for the first time on unabridged audio As Eiji Miyake's twentieth birthday nears, he sets out for the seething metropolis of Tokyo to find the father he has never met. There, he begins a thrilling, whirlwind journey where dreams, memories and reality collide then diverge as Eiji is caught up in a feverish succession of encounters by turn bizarre, hilarious and shockingly dangerous. But until Eiji has fallen in love and exorcised his childhood demons, the belonging he craves will remain, tantalizingly, just beyond his grasp...

Author(s): David Mitchell
Original Publish Date: 01 Jul, 2012

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Author(s): David Mitchell
Narrator(s): William Rycroft
Product Number D1663
Released: 01 Oct, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781471210099

Professional reviews

"Shortlisted for the Booker Prize ‘Spellbinding’ INDEPENDENT 'A delirious mix of thriller, tragedy, fantasy, video games and a portrait of uneasy modern Japan . . . A deserving Booker nominee' GUARDIAN 'Exceptional . . . more than a surreal detective story or coming-of-age novel, more than a portrait of Tokyo or stream of adolescent consciousness, it is unique: clever, unusual, gripping and beautifully written' LITERARY REVIEW"

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