1Q84 by Haruki Murakami

1Q84

Haruki Murakami with Jay Rubin (Translator), Philip Gabriel (Translator)

1Q84

Haruki Murakami with Jay Rubin (Translator), Philip Gabriel (Translator)

fiction literary adventurous dark mysterious slow-paced

925 pages

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"Murakami is like a magician who explains what he's doing as he performs the trick and still makes you believe he has supernatural powers . . . But while anyone can tell a story that resembles a dream, it's the rare artist, like this one, who can ...

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Moods

mysterious 92%
dark 61%
reflective 53%
challenging 38%
adventurous 30%
emotional 30%
tense 23%
hopeful 15%
funny 7%
inspiring 7%
sad 7%

Pace

slow 61%
medium 38%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 44% | No: 33% | It's complicated: 22%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 22% | It's complicated: 11%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 12%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 25% | Yes: 25%

Average rating

3.79