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The Best Haruki Murakami Books

Updated February 7, 2019 674 votes 199 voters 6.0k views

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The absolute best books from author Haruki Murakami, ranked by book lovers and the Ranker community. This list has the most popular Haruki Murakami books and includes related images and first published dates as wel. Murakami has many great works, but what are the absolute best Haruki Murakami books of all time?

Haruki Murakami was born in 1949, and the Japanese author's books have sold millions of copies. Both of his parents taugh Japanese literature and his work has gained critical acclaim across the globe. He is certainly a great author who has written some of the best visionary books, the best experimental literature, and is one of the best short story writers of all time.

This list features the best, often award-winning Haruki Murakami books including Kafka on the Shore, Norwegian Wood, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, 1Q84, and A Wild Sheep Chase. Vote up the best of Murakami's works below!