The Elephant Vanishes

An insomniac wife wakes up in a twilight world of semi-consciousness in which anything seems possible - even death. In every one of these stories Murakami makes a determined assault on the normal.

The Elephant Vanishes

A dizzying short story collection that displays Murakami's genius for uncovering the surreal in the everyday, the extraordinary within the ordinary *Featuring the story ‘Barn Burning’, the inspiration behind the Palme d’Or nominated film Burning* When a man's favourite elephant vanishes, the balance of his whole life is subtly upset. A couple's midnight hunger pangs drive them to hold up a McDonald's. A woman finds she is irresistible to a small green monster that burrows through her front garden. An insomniac wife wakes up in a twilight world of semi-consciousness in which anything seems possible - even death. In every one of these stories Murakami makes a determined assault on the normal.

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The Elephant Vanishes
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Haruki Murakami
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-10 - Publisher: Random House

A dizzying short story collection that displays Murakami's genius for uncovering the surreal in the everyday, the extraordinary within the ordinary *Featuring the story ‘Barn Burning’, the inspiration behind the Palme d’Or nominated film Burning* When a man's favourite elephant vanishes, the balance of his whole life is subtly upset.
A Study Guide for Haruki Murakami's
Language: en
Pages: 27
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

A Study Guide for Haruki Murakami's "The Elephant Vanishes," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all
The elephant vanishes
Language: fr
Pages:
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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A Study Guide for Haruki Murakami's
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Cengage Learning Gale
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-25 - Publisher:

A Study Guide for Haruki Murakami's "The Elephant Vanishes," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all
象的消失
Language: zh-CN
Pages: 243
Authors: 村上春樹, 村上春树, 赖明珠
Categories: Chinese fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

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