3 quotes have been tagged as sputnik-ljubav: Haruki Murakami: ‘Pa, kakvo to iskustvo može da ima pisac bez strasti? To ti je kao kuvar bez apetita.’, Har. Sputnik Sweetheart has ratings and reviews. Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami The Wind-Up Bird. da ima pisac bez strasti? To ti je kao kuvar bez apetita.” ― Haruki Murakami, Sputnik Sweetheart. tags: haruki-murakami, sputnik-ljubav, sputnik-sweetheart.

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That should pass after a good night’s sleep and I should be able to decide where Sputnik Sweetheart belongs in my catalog of Murakami. His use of the extraordinary-as-mundane is a tasty joy for me to indulge.

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Bizzare things happen when the two women the younger is the personal assistant of the older go overseas for business and end up extending hxruki stay on a Greek Island. I always enjoy the process of trying to figure out what the hell happened and eventually choosing to believe what “clicks” to me. Jan 23, Vessey rated hrauki really liked it Shelves: Sure, no one knows as much pure data about me as me.

She is Korean who lived in Japan for a long time, and is 17 years older than “Sumire”. The Flight of the Conchords did it even better. Probably one of the most thought-provoking and conversation-striking books of Murakami and in general. Until we burned up and became nothing. Does others’ loneliness or lack of one make our own more or less bearable?

Meanwhile K sutnik whether he should confess his own unrequited love for Sumire.

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There’s something about that balance that’s so mesmerizing. This is a little novel that is read in a match and Murakami’s trick to grab the reader is to reconcile the simplicity of writing with the thickness of the characters. They shared a bond as they were both outsiders who read voraciously. My partner, less accomodating of the heat than I am, nevertheless went to bed around 11 leaving me to late night reading.


Logic and speculation played a part in formulating this viewpoint, but for the most part it was based on my own experiences.

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About three-fourths of the way through the book the magical realism kicks in. But in the negative side, I find it too disturbing since I don’t have any idea of what it really means. Even when the plot became more surreal it felt real. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Magijski realizam je definitivno my cup of tea. Sumire told Miu her feelings. I asked if the music was bothering her. I think it challanges us to try understanding better the nature of our own state of mind, our life, our ways, our own view of the world. The the wordplay of Murakami and the ideas he expresses make the book worth reading through to the end. Sumira meets Miu, a successful business woman, at a wedding and falls in love with her.

Even if they were asleep. Like sputniks orbiting each other but never getting closer. Sputnik Sweetheart Quotes Showing of We’re not supposed to be anyone else.

I suppose you could say this book is sort of Murakami “lite” – kurakami intense in terms of non-linear narrative and the characters are hsruki bit more concrete and the plot easier to discern. I imagined that those four stars, while waiting for me to come up with the substantial review I dream of, would feel awfully lonely on their own.

Also there is an interesting ending. I’ll murakai it; I don’t really know what Sputnik Sweetheart is about. As usual, the atmosphere does the trick here.

Preview — Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Works by Haruki Murakami. I mean, they were great books but still. The ending is usually bleak and confusing.


If there’s an everymanliness about the sex stuff I didn’t care if it was amazing to find a big girl hot, for example. Since childhood, Murakami has been heavily influenced by Western culture, particularly Western music and literature. Mar 17, Jim Fonseca rated it really liked it Shelves: So in this book, That’s my first reading for Haruki Murakamiand won’t be the last: A silence descended on us as sudden as the instant fresh oil is poured into a large frying pan.

Perhaps muraka,i is the reason that this is one of the few books I can read in Japanese. Quotes from Sputnik Sweetheart. Aug 28, Michael Finocchiaro rated it really liked it Shelves: I closed my eyes, and the clatter of the cups and saucers sounded like the roar of a far-off sea.

K is in love with his best friend Sumire. Books by Haruki Murakami. I knew that was impossible — our life here was just a momentary illusion, and someday reality would yank us back to the world we came from. When Miu travels with Sumire for work, they go to many countries in Europe haduki end in Greece in a small island for vacation, Miu tells her about what happened to her 14 years ago in the Ferris wheel in a small town in Switzerland near the French border.

This kind of things doesn’t seem to bother most people. She seems to finally be able to return K’s affection toward her, and asks him to come get her from the phone booth. And no clues left whatsoever.