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Never Let Me Go (Movie Tie-In Edition (Vintage International)

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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 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 is beginning to look back at their shared past and understand just what it is that makes them special–and how that gift will shape the rest of their time together. Suspenseful, moving, beautifully atmospheric, Never Let Me Go is another classic by the author of The Remains of the Day.

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Rachelle Shanrock, March 21, 2011 (view all comments by Rachelle Shanrock)
wow was this novel excellent. i can't write much of a review without giving away some of the plot. just trust me; read it! it's wonderful.
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kmk93, January 10, 2011 (view all comments by kmk93)
This book is a devastating commentary on loss, love, and friendship. I love the Ishiguro's exploration of a compressed life cycle and its repercussions. Putting myself in the positions of Kathy, Tommy, and Ruth was a frightening experience and witnessing the gradual acceptance of a cruel and forced lifestyle was very powerful for me. I highly recommend this book but only if you are prepared to grapple with self-reflection and the three dimensional conflicts of these lovely characters.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307740991
Publisher:
Vintage
Subject:
General
Author:
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Psychological
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8 x 5.14 x .6 in .5 lb

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