Kazuo Ishiguro
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Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro is the author of six novels, including the international bestsellers The Remains of the Day (winner of the Booker Prize) and Never Let Me Go. He received an OBE for service to literature and the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He lives in London with his wife and daughter.

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    • Never Let Me Go

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5,710
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,199
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4,213

    From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A little too glancing

    • By Ryan on 09-07-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Remains of the Day

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,200
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,910
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,896

    The Remains of the Day is a profoundly compelling portrait of the perfect English butler and of his fading, insular world in postwar England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent audio book performance

    • By Julie Leto on 08-03-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Buried Giant

    • A Novel
    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: David Horovitch
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,844
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,685
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,688

    The Buried Giant begins as a couple set off across a troubled land of mist and rain in the hope of finding a son they have not seen in years....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The beauty of the reveal

    • By Pete on 03-17-15

    Regular price: $28.00

    • When We Were Orphans

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 520
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 365
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 362

    Christopher Banks, an English boy born in early-20th-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when both his mother and father disappear under suspicious circumstances....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Just short of 5 stars

    • By Everett Leiter on 05-26-06

    Regular price: $28.51

    • A Pale View of Hills

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Roe Kendall
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 79
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 73

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delicate prose - intense book

    • By Vered on 09-17-12

    Regular price: $24.50

    • An Artist of the Floating World

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 130

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I liked this one nearly as much...

    • By Douglas on 04-24-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Unconsoled

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 19 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A masterpiece of modern-day Alice in Wonderland

    • By Rebecca Cisar on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $38.49

    • My Twentieth Century Evening and Other Small Breakthroughs

    • The Nobel Lecture
    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    The Nobel Lecture in Literature, delivered by Kazuo Ishiguro (The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans) at the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, Sweden, on December 7, 2017....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Japanese Englishman

    • By Pamela Totoro on 05-05-18

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Nocturnes

    • Five Stories of Music and Nightfall
    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Mark Bramhall, Kirby Heyborne, Lincoln Hoppe, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    One of the most celebrated writers of our time gives us his first cycle of short fiction: five brilliantly etched, interconnected stories in which music is a vivid and essential character....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow!

    • By Rebecca Lindroos on 11-29-09

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Was vom Tage übrig blieb

    • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
    • Narrated by: Gert Heidenreich
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Seit Jahrzehnten dient Stevens als Butler auf Darlington Hall. Er sorgt für einen tadellosen Haushalt und ist die Verschwiegenheit in Person...

    Regular price: $12.90

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