The Remains Of The Day
A contemporary classic, The Remains of the Day is Kazuo Ishiguro’s beautiful and haunting evocation of life between the wars in a Great English House, of lost causes and lost love.
In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the English countryside and into his past…
A haunting tale of lost causes and lost love, The Remains of the Day, winner of the Booker Prize, contains Ishiguro’s now celebrated evocation of life between the wars in a Great English House – within its walls can be heard ever more distinct echoes of the violent upheavals spreading across Europe.
*There’s a soundtrack for this book. Just open up the Spotify app, tap SEARCH and then click into the search bar. Tap the camera icon and then scan the code below. Et voila, TUNES.