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The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
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it was amazing
bookshelves: audio, kenya-reading

I'm not sure I've ever read a book so perfect in tone. A book that says so much by saying so little. I expected the melancholy, but not the humor. And, ultimately, I think it is the humor that wins out. This is a staid, stoic, (profound?) celebration of life. Losses and regrets included.

In terms of structure and artistry, a nearly perfect book.

Masterful.
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Reading Progress

February 8, 2018 – Started Reading
February 20, 2018 – Shelved
February 20, 2018 – Shelved as: audio
February 20, 2018 – Shelved as: kenya-reading
February 20, 2018 – Finished Reading

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