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  • Never Let Me Go

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  • By: Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Narrated by: Kerry Fox
  • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
  • 4.4 out of 5 stars (7 ratings)

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Never Let Me Go

By: Kazuo Ishiguro
Narrated by: Kerry Fox
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Publisher's Summary

In one of the most acclaimed novels of recent years, Kazuo Ishiguro imagines the lives of a group of students growing up in a darkly skewed version of contemporary England.

Narrated by Kathy, now 31, Never Let Me Go dramatizes her attempts to come to terms with her childhood at the seemingly idyllic Hailsham School and with the fate that has always awaited her and her closest friends in the wider world. A story of love, friendship, and memory, Never Let Me Go is charged throughout with a sense of the fragility of life.

©2013 Kazuo Ishiguro (P)2013 Faber & Faber

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Slice of life

Reminiscent, melancholic, slice of life - all in collection towards random moments of childhood, adolescence and adulthood shaping the prospect of loss and fading friendships.

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Intrigued and beautifully written

A gripping tale. I enjoyed the way small exposures slowly revealed the context and situation. Well written and the depth of the characters was beautifully portrayed.

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