For those of you who live in Tōkyō and are able to read Japanese, there will be a midnight release of Haruki Murakami’s new novel 『色彩を持たない多崎つくると、彼の巡礼の年』 in the book store of the Daikanyama T-Site shopping center in approximately three hours. If you want to be among the first people worldwide to own this book, dash off and see to it that you grab a copy! The event starts around 11 P.M. (in two hours) with literary critic Kazuya Fukuda greeting all attendants and speaking about past Murakami works.

Here’s how to get there: Map. It’s right next to Daikanyama Station which is accessible via Tōkyū Tōyoko Line.

General information about the event can be found here.


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