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.
Gary Shteyngart Discusses His New York Times Bestselling Memoir, 'Little Failure'
Gary Shteyngart has won over readers with his blistering humor and satirical takedowns of contemporary society. Come hear him speak about his memoir, Little Failure, and his life as a Russian immigrant.
Shteyngart will be presenting at the Downtown Library, Tuesday, October 21, at 7 pm.
This event includes a book signing and books for sale,
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