The Remains of the Day (1989)

Kazuo Ishiguro

08 Jun 2021

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

My first Ishiguro read and I thoroughly adored it. A character study of regret and the internal narrative of the self.

Ishiguro softly places meaning and feeling in the gaps between the written word, such that you are quietly delivered ideas and sentiments unsaid but deeply felt.