FIRST PERSON SINGULAR

AUTHOR – HARUKI MURAKAMI PUBLISHED IN – 2021 PAGES – 352 SPOILERS AHEAD. I will try to give an honest review and not be influenced by my very unstable mind right now. I have been a huge fan of Murakami’s books but this one didn’t sit right with me. The book has eight short stories […]

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CONVENIENCE STORE WOMAN

AUTHOR – SAYAKA MURATA PUBLISHED IN – 2016 PAGES – 176 SPOILERS AHEAD. I chanced upon this book over a month ago and ever since then I was pretty excited to read it. I had even read a few book reviews regarding it and it had fueled my interest further. Ever since I completed it, […]

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THE BLUE UMBRELLA

AUTHOR – RUSKIN BOND PUBLISHED IN – 1974 PAGES – 23 SPOILERS AHEAD. Binya, a ten year old girl from a village is delighted to obtain a blue umbrella from tourists inexchange for her leopard claw pendant. The entire village is enchanted by the beauty of the umbrella. The local tea shop owner, Ram Bharosa […]

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TONY TAKITANI

AUTHOR – HARUKI MURAKAMI PUBLISHED IN – 2005 PAGES – 44   SPOILERS AHEAD. It was a short story and just a simple read. The story starts off with Tony’s father, Shozaburo Takitani who was a Jazz musician and how due to his charming personality, he got along with everyone. After giving birth to Tony, […]

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