Authors: Haruki Murakami
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ALSO BY HARUKI MURAKAMI
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South of the Border, West of the Sun
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
Dance Dance Dance
The Elephant Vanishes
Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
A Wild Sheep Chase
THIS IS A BORZOI BOOK PUBLISHED BY ALFRED A. KNOPF
Copyright © 2001 by Haruki Murakami
All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. Published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Random House, Inc., New York. Distributed by Random House, Inc., New York.
Originally published in Japan as
Supuutoniku no koibito
by Kodansha, Tokyo, in 1999. Copyright ©
by Haruki Murakami
Knopf, Borzoi Books, and the colophon are registered trademarks of Random House, Inc.
The quote from Pushkin is from
Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse,
translated by Babette Deutsch (Mineola, N.Y.: Dover Publications, 1999).
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Murakami, Haruki, [date]
[Supuutoniku no koibito. English]
Sputnik sweetheart / Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.
I. Gabriel, J. Philip. II. Title.
pl856.u673 s8713 2001
This translation is dedicated to Mika. —P.G.