The Remains of the Day Author:Kazuo Ishiguro "The Remains of the Day is full of music from a past that, through nuance and innuendo, is slenderly poisoned, turning with and perfectly timed farce into a political ghost story. — Kazuo Ishiguro has stepped into the one-dimensional cliche of the butler and found there a wonderful humor and tenderness that P.G. Wodehouse and J.M. Barrie never im... more »agined.
The narrative is as sly as Ford Madox Ford at his best. Ishiguro has become one of the finest prose stylists of our time." - Michael Ondaatje« less