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I have just finished reading 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami. It is the second book I read for the same author.

Bordering on fantasy with the hint of the real, this book suspends both your belief and disbelief by reminding you, through an incident, a character, a gesture, or a dialogue that there is only one reality in this world. However, what that reality is or which of the two worlds, sentiments, and rationales present in the book is left up to the reader.

A book that engages both your imagination/fantasy and what little realism you as a reader have managed to contain.

There will two moons, little people who control you, who build air chrysallis and create your image and projection to serve as an other. Whether you accept this as a weave of fiction, or as a socio-political criticism you might find hidden within, or a romantic endeavor par excellence, or even if you do not accept the story of Aomame and Tengo, I guarantee you will not be able to put it down.

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