1Q84 is a fantasy, a love story, a dystopian story and a novel of self-discovery by renowned Japanese author Haruki Murakami.

In 1984, A young woman finds herself in a parallel existence after following a taxi driver’s suggestion.

She calls it 1Q84 where the Q denotes a question mark.

On the other hand, an aspiring writer becomes wrapped up with a suspect ghostwriting project and his life begins to change.

The narratives of the protagonists converge over the year through tangled and profound connections.

Known as Murakami’s most ambitious undertaking, this novel was an instant best seller in Japan.

Credits: Visakan on Twitter

TO DO: Read 1Q84 by Murakami.

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