The Unconsoled Author:Kazuo Ishiguro Ryder, a renowned pianist, arrives in a Central European city he cannot identify for a concert he cannot remember agreeing to give. But then as he traverses a landscape by turns eerie and comical - and always strangely malleable, as a dream might be he comes steadily to realise he is facing the most crucial performance of his life. Ishiguro's ex... more »traordinary study of a man whose life has accelerated beyond his control was met on publication by consternation, vilification - and the highest praise.« less
I know a lot of people don't find this Ishiguro's strongest work and that's totally understandable. I can't say much about this without spoiling it except embrace the narration. Pay attention and look close because there's so much subtlety. Worth the read!