1,000 Pages, 2 Volumes, And Murakami Fans Want It Badly

“Everything is secret, except the author and title. But the first novel in five years by Japan’s Haruki Murakami has become a hit even before its arrival in stores Friday.” The 1,000-page, two-volume work will have a first printing of 480,000, “up from 380,000 after orders flooded in.”