Photograph of Haruki Murakami from Wikimedia Commons, edited, January 12, 2018 –wakarimasita/Wikimedia CommonsCAIRO – 12 January 2018: January 12 marks the birthday of acclaimed Japanese writer Haruki Murakami, renowned for his atmospheric and absurd stories.Murakami was born in Kyoto, Japan in 1949 as part of the post-WWII “baby boomer” generation. “Hear the Wind Sing” won the Gunzou Literature Prize for budding writers, setting Murakami onward to his rather strange course to success. It begins when a young woman named Aomame realizes she has slipped into an alternate reality after noticing strange differences around her. However, he harbored a secret feeling that something was missing, and one day, Shimamoto returns, now a beautiful grown woman. Hajime is forced him to make a choice: his family or Shimamoto?Sumire, an aspiring writer, falls in love with a fabulous businesswoman named Miu.
Source: Egypt Today January 13, 2018 08:48 UTC