Murakami at Midnight

Murakami at Midnight


Celebrate the much-awaited English-language release of Haruki Murakami’s epic, dazzling new novel,
And don’t wait any more than you have to.

Pre-order your copy before the midnight release and save 20% Off!

On Monday, October 24, Elliott Bay will stay open past its usual 10 p.m. in anticipation of the new Murakami book release at midnight. As the onsale moment draws near—we’ll offer some fun and diversion (besides other books) in the form of Murakami trivia contests.

A limited number of SIGNED COPIES to be available for those on-hand at midnight.

We have been promised signed first-edition U.S. copies of 1Q84. At midnight, we will have a special drawing for those present who are interested in purchasing one of those autographed copies.

You must be on-hand to be eligible for a signed copy.

Please join us.

Also to note: On Monday, November 14 at 7 p.m., noted translator Jay Rubin, who translated two of three portions of 1Q84, and also translated The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, Norwegian Wood, and after the quake, will talk about translating Murakami and 1Q84 at Elliott Bay.

…and don’t forget our event with John Hodgeman & Friends at Town Hall Seattle on November 7th at 7:30 p.m.


Tickets are $25 for one ticket and a copy of That is All / $30 for two tickets and a book. Purchase tickets at Elliott Bay Book Company or at or 1-800-838-3006. Call Elliott Bay at (206) 624-6600 for more information.