Never let me go / Kazuo Ishiguro

Author(s): Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954-
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Subjects: Women--Fiction
Organ donors--Fiction
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.--Fiction
Psychological fiction
Science fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st American ed
Published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2005
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 288 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2004048966
ISBN: 1400043395
Summary: From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human. Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city. Its students are well tended and supported, trained in art and literature, and become just the sort of people the world wants them to be. But, curiously, they are taught nothing of the outside world and are allowed little contact with it. Within the grounds of Hailsham, Kathy grows from schoolgirl to young woman, but it's only when she and her friends Ruth and Tommy leave the safe grounds of the school (as they always knew they would) that they realize the full truth of what Hailsham is
OCLC Number: 56058300
ISBN/ISSN: 1400043395