An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo IshiguroMasuji Ono saw misery in his homeland and became unwilling to spend his skills solely in the celebration of physical beauty. Instead, he envisioned a strong and powerful nation of the future, and he put his painting to work in the service of the movement that led Japan into World War II. Now, as the mature Masuji Ono struggles through the spiritual wreckage of that war, his...
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo IshiguroAs 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 teachers were constantly reminding their charges of how special they were. Now, years later, Kathy is a young woman. Ruth and Tommy have reentered her life. And for the first time she...
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo IshiguroIn the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the countryside and into his past...
Oscar Wilde, James Joyce, Tracy Chevalier, Margaret AtwoodBook to Author, played 131 times.
Booker Prize Winners 1980-1990
Kazuo Ishiguro, Salman Rushdie, A.S. Byatt, Thomas KeneallyBook to Author, played 115 times.
Aldous Huxley, Margaret Atwood, Michael Crichton, Ken FollettBook to Author, played 27 times.
remembrance and regrets
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ian McEwan, Kazuo Ishiguro, Julian BarnesBook to Author, played 39 times.