Book review: Haruki Murakami’s book on writing evokes sense of deja vu

Haruki Murakami's Novelist As A Vocation, a book of 11 essays about the author's thoughts on writing and his life as a novelist. PHOTOS: AFP, HARVILL SECKER
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

Novelist As A Vocation
By Haruki Murakami, translated by Philip Gabriel and Ted Goossen
Non-fiction/Harvill Secker/Hardcover/210 pages/$37.45/Books Kinokuniya

3 stars

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

This article contains affiliate links. If you buy through these links, we may earn a small commission.

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.