Posts tagged 1Q84

murakamistuff:

It’s the 12th of January in Japan … today is Haruki Murakami’s 64th birthday.

As you can see over here, the average age of Literature Nobel Prize winners is sixty-four … which means 2013 is officially Haruki Year!

Happy Birthday, Haruki!

murakamistuff:

1Q84
unypl:

“1Q84,” by Haruki Murakami 
Read 1Q84
See the other Reading-Riders with 1Q84

Additional props for carrying this book around. 1Q84 is not a light book.

unypl:

“1Q84,” by Haruki Murakami 

Read 1Q84

See the other Reading-Riders with 1Q84

Additional props for carrying this book around. 1Q84 is not a light book.

blacktidebooks:

Murakami’s 1Q84 Manuscript at the Knopf offices!

Looks about right.

blacktidebooks:

Murakami’s 1Q84 Manuscript at the Knopf offices!

Looks about right.

murakamistuff:

Wallpaper version of Cory Schmitz’ alternate 1Q84 cover.
Enjoy this great piece of art in a high resolution on your desktop!

Desktop art!

murakamistuff:

Wallpaper version of Cory Schmitz’ alternate 1Q84 cover.

Enjoy this great piece of art in a high resolution on your desktop!

Desktop art!

Win a signed copy of Haruki Murakami's 1Q84

Spring cleaning = discovering the extra signed Murakami you forgot you had = paying it forward

inkwellmanagement:

Very cool - Congrats to Erin Morgenstern and Doubleday!

notesfromtheroughfront:

Last Tuesday at The New York Book Show,  Knopf, Doubleday, and Pantheon imprints won awards in various production and design categories.

For General Trade:

1st place Book in General Fiction: The Night Circus

 Judges said:  Gorgeous! Stunning! So beautiful! Thorough pack­age and well thought out from the case to the ends to the overall design, both inside and out. 

2nd place Book in General Fiction: 1Q84

Judges said: Design reflects content of book. See-through jacket and cover design are intriguing. Innovative, readable.

 Merit Award Book in Poetry:  The Hunger Moon

Judges said: Classic but still unique design.  Beautiful composition.

I love it when our design and production departments get some recognition.

thecomposites:

Aomame, 1Q84, Haruki Murakami
5’6…Not once ounce of excess fat…The left ear much bigger than the right, and malformed, but her hair always covers her ears…Lips formed a tight straight line…Small narrow nose, somewhat protruding cheekbones, broad forehead, and long, straight eyebrows…[Face is a] Pleasing oval shape…Extreme paucity of expression. (Suggested by goya-galileo-vangogh )

thecomposites:

Aomame, 1Q84, Haruki Murakami

5’6…Not once ounce of excess fat…The left ear much bigger than the right, and malformed, but her hair always covers her ears…Lips formed a tight straight line…Small narrow nose, somewhat protruding cheekbones, broad forehead, and long, straight eyebrows…[Face is a] Pleasing oval shape…Extreme paucity of expression. (Suggested by goya-galileo-vangogh )

Green Apple Books in San Francisco celebrates the release of 1Q84 with tacos and Japanese beer! Nicely done, GAB!

Packed house for the 1Q84 Midnight Launch Party at Elliott Bay Books in Seattle.