A charming coming-of-age novel from Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood is Naoko's favourite Beatles song. Naoko was Toru Watanabe's first love and also the girlfriend of his best friend Kizuku. When Toru hears the song twenty years later, he is immediately transported back to his student days in Tokyo. A world full of uneasy friendships, casual sex, passion, loss and desire. These memories also help him relive and attempt to rekindle his relationship with the vivacious and outgoing Midori.