Knopf to Publish New Short Novel by Haruki Murakami


A lonely boy, a mysterious girl,and a tormented sheep man plot their escape from the nightmarish library of internationally acclaimed, best-selling Haruki Murakami’s wild imagination.

With full-color illustrations from Knopf’s associate art director, Chip Kidd, throughout, The Strange Library makes a perfect gift, for friends, book lovers, Murakami fans, or for yourself.

On sale December 2, 2014