Mar 1, 2012

My Book Win: 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami, Australian edition


Look what came in the mail today, all the way from Australia ! My lovely book win from book blogger Mandy at The Narrative Causality!! Thank you, Mandy.

I will treasure this edition, which is about two inches thick and printed on lovely paper. There was slight crumpling to a corner of the book cover, from being in transit, but not a problem! The brand new book is in excellent condition!

I gave this a 5 in my original review. If you want to find out more about the book, here are my Thoughts on 1Q84.

Do you like the cover of the Australian/British edition? I like the images of the double moons that are so significant in the novel.

Again, thank you Mandy, from Ohio to Australia!

Title: 1Q84: Books 1, 2, and 3 by Haruki Murakami
Published 2011 by Harvill Secker, Random House, London

12 comments:

  1. I loved this book as well. You are so lucky to own this edition. I only have the US version.

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    1. Ti: I'm so glad to have it as I have only the Kindle version!

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  2. This is so cool! It's a really nice book, and I am glad that you won it!

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  3. I do love that cover! I'm very interested in this one, but it's soooo long -- I'd be reading it for the rest of the year.

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  4. I love the UK/Australian covers for all of Murakami's books. Those are the ones most prominent on the Murakami challenge blog, right? It's always such a visual treat for me when I visit that site.

    I'm off to read your review of this one!

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  5. Oh you are lucky! Did you see that you also won the giveaway on the guest post I hosted at Ladykillers?

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  6. Congratulations. That is so cool, all the way from Australia.

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  7. So stoked it arrived safely and mostly intact (sorry about the slight crumpling grr). Once you told me the covers were different I checked out the USA edition and I think I like our Aussie one better, it is more relevant to the book and a little more eerie/creepy.

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  8. Hope you enjoy this one. I have the Kindle edition but haven't ventured into it's depths yet LOL

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  9. Congrats on the well traveled win!

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