Why You Should Vote for 1Q84

Cover of 1Q84 by Haruki MurakamiDo You Like?

  • Judicious descriptions of ears
  • Reading about people preparing meals
  • Alternative-ish universes
  • Women supporting women (through murder)
  • Books the size of a bible
  • Star-crossed lovers
  • Female assassins
  • Descriptions of classical music
  • Bizarre dream sequences
  • Books within books
  • Cats
  • First names that remind you of Edamame
  • Virgin births

If you checked off two or more from this list, I suggest you consider voting for my staff pick of the year.