Konbini Ningen (コンビニ人間)

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An Akutagawa award winning novel and Sayaka Murata’s 10th book, is a long-running bestseller in Japan and abroad. It’s a story of 36-year-old Keiko, unmarried, childless, who works in a convenience store – konbini. In this simple life she find even more the meaning of life. However, this way of living clashes with what the Japanese society considers normal, especially for women. Murata writes about our low tolerance to ways of living that differ from ours. It’s a thrilling read you will not be able to put away. Murata writes about our low tolerance to ways of living that differ from ours. It’s a thrilling read you will not be able to put away

The afterword for the Japanese version was written by Fuminori Nakamura.

The book is also available in Polish, translated by Dariusz Latoś, and in English, translated by Ginny Tapley Takemori.

コンビニエンスストアは、音で満ちている。客が入ってくるチャイムの音に、店内を流れる有線放送で新商品を宣伝するアイドルの声。店員の掛け声に、バーコードをスキャンする音。かごに物を入れる音、パンの袋が握られる音に、店内を歩き回るヒールの音。全てが混ざり合い、「コンビニの音」になって、私の鼓膜にずっと触れている。

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ISBN

9784167911300

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Pages

176

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Year

2018

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