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Audition

Audition - Ryƫ Murakami, Ralph McCarthy It's the age old story, you meet a charming, beautiful, cultured woman, fall madly in love and think it is all going so perfectly - only for her to suddenly turn into a psycho nut job intent on murdering you most horribly. Happens to us all. This is a book on which the horrific film of the same name is based, though this book has more charm and is perhaps less visceral. It is most enjoyable in a weird kind of way, an allegory of what happens when relationships break down. Just remember you must be hers and hers alone, and never, ever, lie...