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In ‘De rest van de dag’ van Nobelprijswinnaar Kazuo Ishiguro kijkt Mr. Stevens, een ouder wordende Engelse butler, terug op de tijd dat hij in dienst was van lord Darlington, in de jaren dertig en veertig. Zijn leven lang heeft hij zijn waardigheid afgemeten aan die van zijn werkgever, maar achteraf blijkt dat hij de ware aard van de gebeurtenissen verkeerd heeft ingeschat. ‘De rest van de dag’ we
Title
De rest van de dag
Author
Kazuo Ishiguro
Translator
Bartho Kriek
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The remains of the day
Publisher
[Amsterdam]: Olympus, 2013
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9789025442385
CloudLibrary
3h923r9

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About Kazuo Ishiguro

Sir Kazuo Ishiguro (; born 8 November 1954) is a British novelist, screenwriter, musician, and short-story writer. He was born in Nagasaki, Japan, and moved to Britain in 1960 when he was five.

Ishiguro is one of the most celebrated contemporary fiction authors in English. He has received four Man Booker Prize nominations and won the award in 1989 for his novel The Remains of the Day. Time named Ishiguro's novel Never Let Me Go the best novel of 2005 and one of the 100 best English-language novels published between 1923 and 2005.

In 2017, the Swedish Academy awarded Ishiguro the Nobel Prize in Literature, describing him in its citation as a writer "who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world".

Early life

Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan, on 8 November 1954, the son of Sh…Read more on Wikipedia