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.
Women Traveling Solo
Are you a woman who has always wanted to travel solo, but have never actually done it? Maybe you are concerned with safety, or have other reasons which have held you back. If so, this is the talk for you!
Margaret Flannery of Hostelling International USA will be at the Traverwood Branch at 7 pm on Monday, August 4 to talk about how to make your solo adventure safe and enjoyable.
Get your money out of that mattress and get it working for you with the help of Value Line! Value Line has extensive financial and statistical data from independent analysts as well as the Value Line Investment Survey, featuring advice on approximately 1,700 stocks in 97 industries. You can also look through recent news and analysis, educational tools, and information on building an investment portfolio.