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Never Let Me Go

Never Let Me Go

  • Title: Never Let Me Go
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  • ISBN : 9781400078776
  • Format : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Page : 288 pages


From the Booker Prize winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge of your seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human.Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city Its students are well tended and supported, traine From the Booker Prize winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge of your seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human.Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city Its students are well tended and supported, trained in art and literature, and become just the sort of people the world wants them to be But, curiously, they are taught nothing of the outside world and are allowed little contact with it.Within the grounds of Hailsham, Kathy grows from schoolgirl to young woman, but it s only when she and her friends Ruth and Tommy leave the safe grounds of the school as they always knew they would that they realize the full truth of what Hailsham is Never Let Me Go breaks through the boundaries of the literary novel It is a gripping mystery, a beautiful love story, and also a scathing critique of human arrogance and a moral examination of how we treat the vulnerable and different in our society In exploring the themes of memory and the impact of the past, Ishiguro takes on the idea of a possible future to create his most moving and powerful book to date


Author Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro or is a British novelist of Japanese origin and Nobel Laureate in Literature 2017 His family moved to England in 1960 Ishiguro obtained his Bachelor s degree from the University of Kent in 1978 and his Master s from the University of East Anglia s creative writing course in 1980 He became a British citizen in 1982 He now lives in London.His first novel, A Pale




Never Let Me Go Reviews (31)

  • This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here It is a pity that people are told this is a science fiction book before they read it I feel the least interesting thing about it is that it is science fiction I mean this in much the same way that the least interesting t [..]

  • I can see Never Let Me Go being great for book clubs because it will generate a lot of discussion.That being said, I didn t care for the book, for a couple of different reasons The writing style is very conversational very much like you re having a discussion with the protagonist The thing that anno [..]

  • It s very important, if you re intending to read this book, that you don t read any reviews or listen to any talk about it first I had no idea what this book was about before I read it and the blurb gives you a very different impression, actually and so I slipped easily into a story that was as engr [..]

  • Ah, f kin British writers My inclination to adore everyone from Evelyn Waugh to Charles Dickens, from Alex Garland to Zadie Smith seems very ingrained DEEP inside me, primordial, there must be SOME bloody reason why I find most English fiction so alluring I think it has mostly to do with mood.The be [..]

  • Imagine a restaurant, London, mid 2003.Publisher Hey, K, we need another novel and we need it quick.K I know, I know.Publisher Another Remains of the Day Something Hollywood can turn into a hit.K I m working on it.Publisher Any ideas K Well, I ve been reading some Jonathan Swift.Publisher Who K You [..]

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