Haruki Murakami

It wasn’t until after college that I’d begun to learn to really enjoy reading for fun. I’m grateful that I discovered Haruki Murakami at that time, as his writing connected with me and brought out in me my love of literature.

This is a list of books by Murakami that I own.

My Haruki Murakami collection My collection of Haruki Murakami writings


  • A Wild Sheep Chase
  • Hardboiled Wonderland and the End of the World
  • Norwegian Wood
  • Dance Dance Dance [Hardcover 1994 First Edition, Kodansha]
  • South of the Border, West of the Sun
  • The Wind-up Bird Chronicle [Hardcover 1997 First American Edition, Knopf]
    • The wind-up bird from the cover!
  • Sputnik Sweetheart
  • Kafka on the Shore [Hardcover 2005, Knopf]
  • After Dark [Hardcover 2007 First United States Edition, Knopf]
  • 1Q84 [Hardcover 2010 First United States Edition, Knopf]
  • Wind / Pinball

Short Story Collections

  • The Elephant Vanishes
  • After the Quake
  • Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman [Hardcover 2006 First Edition, Knopf]

Japanese Books

  • 1973年のピンボール
  • The Catcher in the Rye [Japanese Edition]
  • 1Q84 [Japanese Edition, Book 1]
  • アフターダーク
  • ポテト・スープが大好きな猫
  • 村上ラジオ
  • 蛍・納屋を焼く・その他の短編