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An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
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Aug 10, 13

bookshelves: 20th-century, fiction, japan, 1001-books, audiobooks, read-2013, war
Read from July 27 to August 09, 2013

Ishiguro definitely has a "formula" - unreliable (generally older, male) narrator, careful and thoughtful prose, twisty plot, pervasive uncertainty and ambivalence, deep thoughts on the nature of memory, self-perception, and moral responsibility.

It's a good thing I happen to love this formula.

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Kamlapati Khalsa I just got this on my tablet. After I finish Ma Jian's "The Dard Road."

Inder It's really good Dad. You will enjoy it!

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