‘COLORLESS TSUKURU TAZAKI AND HIS YEARS OF PILGRIMAGE’

COLORLESS TSUKURU TAZAKI AND HIS YEARS OF PILGRIMAGE’Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a color The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning “red pine,” and Oumi, “blue sea,” while the girls’ names were Shirane, “white root,” and Kurono, “black field.

” Tazaki was the only last name with no color in it. One day Tsukuru’s friends announced that they didn’t want to talk to him ever again.

Since that day Tsukuru has been unable to form intimate connections with anyone.by Haruki MurakamiPublished by Harvill Secker20 pounds in hardcoverFictio.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman