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Murakami, H.: Wild Sheep Chase (A) (Unabridged)




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A Wild Sheep Chase is one of Murakami's most fantastical novels. An advertising executive, infatuated with a girl who possesses the most perfect ears (an...

Disc 1


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. A Wild Sheep Chase – Part One - 6:17
  2. About her background I know almost nothing - 7:51
  3. Part Two – July, Eight Years Earlier - 6:29
  4. I held out a box of tissues to her - 7:13
  5. 3. The Slip - 7:06
  6. Part Three – September, Two Months Later - 8:32
  7. I first became acquainted with her (or rather her ears)... - 4:54
  8. ‘What a lovely place,’ she said. ‘Do you come here often?’ - 7:11
  9. ‘As a close friend, there’re a couple of things I want to ask you...’ - 4:46
  10. ‘I grew up in an ordinary little town, went to an ordinary school.’ - 6:10
  11. 5. Unblocked Ears - 1:36

Disc 2


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. 6. The Further Adventures of Unblocked Ears - 6:25
  2. Part Four – A Wild Sheep Chase, I - 5:25
  3. ‘Okay, I know what you’re trying to say,’ I said... - 5:53
  4. 8. Now the Strange Man - 6:08
  5. ‘You are familiar with the party’s name, I trust?’ said the man - 6:28
  6. 9. ‘The Boss’ - 7:52
  7. 10. Counting Sheep - 6:06
  8. 11. The Limo and Its Driver - 5:52
  9. 12. Wherefore the Worm Universe - 4:40
  10. But then some joker of an architect came along to attach... - 4:48
  11. Part Five – Letters from The Rat and Assorted Reminiscences - 3:42
  12. Let me tell you about the towns I've seen.. - 5:02
  13. 14. The Rat’s Second Letter (Postmarked May, This Year) - 4:55
  14. What the hell was I talking about? Women, that’s right - 3:27

Disc 3


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. I found the letter in my mailbox as I was leaving my apartment… - 1:27
  2. 15. The Song Is Over - 6:39
  3. The third J’s Bar was a quarter of a mile away, by the river - 4:48
  4. At nine o’clock, J’s Bar was starting to get crowded... - 6:45
  5. 16. She Drinks Her Salty Dog, Talking about the Sound of the Waves - 4:36
  6. The drizzle still hadn’t let up by five o’clock the next evening - 7:11
  7. ‘It seems I'm boring you.’ I shook my head - 5:12
  8. Part Six – A Wild Sheep Chase, II - 6:57
  9. Even after I'd finished, the man stared at me without comment - 6:05
  10. ‘Did you notice anything out of the ordinary?’ - 6:11
  11. 18. The Strange Man’s Strange Tale Goes On - 8:35
  12. When he finished talking, the man cleared his throat - 6:16

Disc 4


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. At that the man lit his cigarette - 7:57
  2. I balanced the lighter in my hand. It had an excellent feel to it - 7:55
  3. 19. The Limo and Its Driver, Again - 6:26
  4. 20. Summer’s End, Autumn’s Beginning - 5:52
  5. 21. One in Five Thousand - 8:30
  6. 22. Sunday Afternoon Picnic - 6:55
  7. There was a travel agency near the train station, where I booked... - 6:58
  8. 23. Limited but Tenacious Thinking - 4:15
  9. The man read back the items from his notepad. A memo well taken - 6:25
  10. 24. One for the Kipper - 5:22
  11. The chauffeur took us to the airport. The cat rode quietly up front... - 5:05

Disc 5


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. We received our boarding passes at the airport check-in counter... - 3:49
  2. Part Seven – The Dolphin Hotel Affair - 6:30
  3. We came out of the movie theatre and strolled the twilit streets,.. - 5:44
  4. I wrote my name on the card but had second thoughts... - 6:51
  5. 26. Enter the Sheep Professor - 7:15
  6. The fifth, then the sixth day passed. October laid heavy on the town - 5:29
  7. ‘Just great,’ said I. This ‘just great’ business was becoming a habit - 7:33
  8. 27. The Sheep Professor Eats All, Tells All - 7:27
  9. ‘February 1936. The Sheep Professor is ordered home to Japan.’ - 5:37
  10. The Sheep Professor had long hair, white as snow - 6:31
  11. The Sheep Professor began. ‘It was the summer of 1935...’ - 6:21

Disc 6


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. I began with the route the sheep took after it left... - 7:10
  2. 28. Farewell to the Dolphin Hotel - 4:16
  3. Part Eight – A Wild Sheep Chase, III - 6:47
  4. It’s not obvious why the Ainu youth, instead of returning... - 7:43
  5. Of course, the government was not being generous for nothing... - 7:39
  6. 30. The Further Decline of Junitaki and Its Sheep - 6:08
  7. A few minutes before departure time, she returned with a bag... - 6:39
  8. Beyond the shops, the road ambled down a slope to the river... - 6:38
  9. The livestock officer drove a small sedan - 6:19
  10. The caretaker was next to the barn, stacking plastic bags... - 6:44
  11. 31. Night in Junitaki - 2:41
  12. 32. An Unlucky Bend in the Road - 3:13

Disc 7


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. ‘You leave the disinfecting to the afternoon?’ - 6:25
  2. After thirty minutes’ drive, the paved surface suddenly disappeared... - 7:18
  3. The sky was weighed down with a moist, uniform gray... - 6:50
  4. Straight on across the pasture stood an old American-style... - 7:29
  5. Only in the farther small bedroom was there any lingering scent... - 7:34
  6. 33. She Leaves the Mountain; Hunger Strikes - 6:18
  7. 34. A Find in the Garage; Thoughts in the Middle of the Pasture - 6:27
  8. 35. The Sheep Man Cometh - 6:30
  9. ‘I’m looking for a friend of mine,’ I ventured - 7:14
  10. 36. The Winds’ Own Private Thoroughfare - 6:59
  11. Something gnawed at me. Something that had passed before... - 4:36

Disc 8


    A Wild Sheep Chase (more info)
  1. Seated on the edge of a bridge, watching me, was the Sheep Man - 6:13
  2. Early in the afternoon of the ninth day, I was looking through... - 3:50
  3. 37. Things the Mirror Shows, Things the Mirror Doesn’t - 6:13
  4. On the twelfth day, snow fell for the third time - 7:14
  5. 38. And So Time Passes - 3:33
  6. 39. Dwellers in Darkness - 8:27
  7. 40. The Rat Who Wound the Clock - 5:41
  8. I could say nothing - 5:19
  9. The Rat let go a good, jolly laugh from off in the dark - 5:39
  10. 41. Green Cords and Red Cords; Frozen Seagulls - 2:28
  11. 42. Return Visit to the Unlucky Bend - 3:52
  12. 43. The Twelve-O’clock Rendezvous - 6:32
  13. Epilogue - 8:32

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Product Details
 
Artist(s):
Murakami, Haruki

Label: Naxos Audio Books
UPC: 730099096225
Item Number: NAX41412
Release Date: Jul 1, 2006

 
 
 
 
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