Lightning Review: 1Q84

I am warning those who have never read Murakami before that that is NOT the novel to start with.

–Ias Cosas, Amazon.com

The review system outlined in the beginning of this piece maps out how I’ll try to review nonfiction from now on. Not so sure about fiction, which isn’t as goal-oriented.

I finished this 1,156-page book and can’t figure out if I am better off for reading it or not. –Ninette Enrique, Amazon.com

And since I drafted this review long ago, I’ll try something different,¬†limiting myself to 500 words—roughly 1 for each 1000 Haruki Murakami used to write¬†1Q84.

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