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Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan, in 1954 and came to Britain at the age of 5. He is the author of 6 novels: A Pale View of Hills (1982, Winifred Holtby Prize), An Artist of the Floating World (1986, Whitbread Book of the Year Award, Premio Scanno, shortlisted for the Booker Prize), The Remains of the Day (1989, winner of the Booker Prize), The Unconsoled (1995, winner of the Cheltenham Prize), When We Were Orphans (2000, shortlisted for the Booker Prize) and and Never Let Me Go (2005, Corine Internationaler Buchpreis, Serono Literary Prize, Casino de Santiago European Novel Award, shortlisted...

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An Artist of the Floating World
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 1989
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-679-72266-3 (0-679-72266-1)

This is the story of an artist as an aging man, struggling through the wreckage of Japan's World War II experience. Ishiguro's first novel. Read more






The Buried Giant
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Knopf | Hardcover | March 3, 2015
$25.00/(Canada) | 978-0-307-27103-7 (0-307-27103-X)

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Never Let Me Go
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2006
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7877-6 (1-4000-7877-6)

From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day comes a devastating new novel of innocence, knowledge, and loss. As children Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy were students at Hailsham, an exclusive boarding school secluded in the English countryside. It was a place of mercurial cliques and mysterious rules where... Read more






Never Let Me Go
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Knopf | Hardcover | April 2005
$28.95/(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4339-2 (1-4000-4339-5)

From the acclaimed author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, a moving new novel that subtly reimagines our world and time in a haunting story of friendship and love.

As a child, Kathy–now thirty-one years old–lived at Hailsham, a private school in the scenic English countryside where... Read more






Nocturnes
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2010
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-307-45578-9 (0-307-45578-5)

From the award-winning author of Remains of the Day comes an inspired sequence of stories, which is as affecting as it is beautiful.
 
With the clarity and precision that have become his trademarks, Kazuo Ishiguro interlocks five short pieces of fiction to create a world that resonates with emotion, heartbreak, and humor...

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Nunca me abandones
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | September 2010
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-74122-6 (0-307-74122-2)

Hailsham aparenta ser un agradable internado inglés, lejos de las influencias de la gran ciudad. La escuela se ocupa bien de sus estudiantes, enseñándoles arte y literatura y todo lo necesario para que se conviertan en el tipo de persona que la sociedad espera. Pero, curiosamente, en Hailsham no se enseña... Read more






A Pale View of Hills
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 1990
$14.95/(Canada) | 978-0-679-72267-0 (0-679-72267-X)

The story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter. In a story where past and present confuse, she relives scenes of Japan's devastation in the wake of World War II. Read more






The Remains of the Day
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro, Introduction by Salman Rushdie
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 2012
$24.95/28.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-96144-0 (0-307-96144-3)

An elegant Everyman's Library hardcover edition of the universally acclaimed novel—winner of the Booker Prize, a bestseller and a perpetually strong backlist title, and the basis for an award-winning film—with full-cloth binding, a silk ribbon marker, a chronology, and a new introduction by Salman Rushdie.

Here is Kazuo Ishiguro's profoundly compelling portrait... Read more






The Remains of the Day
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 1990
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-679-73172-6 (0-679-73172-5)

The Remains of the Day is a profoundly compelling portrait of the perfect English butler and of his fading, insular world postwar England. At the end of his three decades of service at Darlington Hall, Stevens embarks on a country drive, during which he looks back over his career to reassure... Read more






The Unconsoled
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | October 1996
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-0-679-73587-8 (0-679-73587-9)

The Unconsoled is at once a gripping psychological mystery, a wicked satire of the cult of art, and a poignant character study of a man whose public life has accelerated beyond his control. The setting is a nameless Central European city where Ryder, a renowned pianist, has come to give the... Read more






When We Were Orphans
Written by Kazuo Ishiguro
Vintage | Trade Paperback | October 2001
$15.95/(Canada) | 978-0-375-72440-4 (0-375-72440-0)

From the Booker Prize-winning, bestselling author of Remains of the Day comes this stunning work of soaring imagination.

Born in early-twentieth-century Shanghai, Banks was orphaned at the age of nine after the separate disappearances of his parents. Now, more than twenty years later, he is a celebrated figure in London society... Read more





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