I selected this book for my book club. I loved this book, but then again I am a huge Murakami fan. It's definitely on par with Kafka on the Shore and the Wind-up Bird Chronicle.
The opinion of my book club, which most of which had never read any Murakami, was that there was too much gratuitous sex. I, of course, disagree- sex is an integral part of both the human condition, which Murakami is always after.
The Cinetopia International Film Festival begins June 5 in venues across Ann Arbor and Detroit. Get ready for the festival with Cinetopia founder Russ Collins and Martin Bandyke, morning drive music DJ on Ann Arbor's 107one, at the Pittsfield Branch on Wednesday, June 3 at 7 pm. Russ and Martin will discuss the beginning of the festival, its enormous growth, and plans for future festivals. There will also be plenty of talk about this year’s lineup of films – previews included!
Find out about all of the library's fun stuff for kids with AADL's parent page! JUMP is your stop to find recommended stuff for kids and learn about upcoming library events. Parents can also get information to plan their visit to the library an even find out about resources to help kids with their homework. It's all at jump.aadl.org!