Seldom does an author that we love run an advise column, if you want to get an introduction to Murakami-san, read these pieces and run to a store and get some Murakami-DAMMIT.
“Writing is similar to trying to seduce a woman. A lot has to do with practice, but mostly it’s innate.”
This absurd collection of unique tales with anthropomorphic animal characters is perhaps a great gift idea for the current limited attention span generation, they are very short, have beautiful illustrations by Ian Falconer and reflect the shining mind of David Sedaris. Move over La Fontaine and Aesop, shit has gone contemporary.
Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk David Sedaris
“with hesitation, doubt or dread.”
One must not get the wrong impression that we are haters. We are an independent book store thriving in this day and age of bookstore and library closures. We love what we do, there is absolutely nothing else we would rather be doing, really. This is the fourth time we had to literally ask a customer to leave the store in six years.