Welcome to the Book 2 後編 thread!
This thread is for discussing the content of the second half of volume 2 of Murakami’s 1Q84. Volume 4 of the 文庫版.
Refer to the Home Thread for links to threads for the other books.
Please pay attention to the warnings, as some of them apply specifically to book 2!
This story contains themes of an adult and/or sensitive nature, including cults, sex, murder, and sexual abuse of children, both mentioned, and graphic (though not until Book 2, in the latter case).
- Please use spoiler tags for major events in the current chapter(s) and any content in future chapters.
- When asking for help, please mention the chapter and page number. Also mention what version of the book you are reading.
- Don’t be afraid of asking questions, even if they seem embarrassing at first. All of us are here to learn.
- To you lurkers out there: Join the conversation, it’s fun!
Mark your participation status by voting in this poll.
(Please feel free to update your status whenever you like!)
- I’m reading this part
- I have finished this part
- I’m still reading the series but I haven’t reached this part yet
- I quit reading the book (for now)