Genre: Science Fiction
Length: 320 pages
First Published: 2021
Klara and the Sun, the first novel by Kazuo Ishiguro since he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, tells the story of Klara, an Artificial Friend with outstanding observational qualities, who, from her place in the store, watches carefully the behavior of those who come in to browse, and of those who pass on the street outside. She remains hopeful that a customer will soon choose her.
Klara and the Sun is a thrilling book that offers a look at our changing world through the eyes of an unforgettable narrator, and one that explores the fundamental question: what does it mean to love?
About Kazuo Ishiguro
Kazuo Ishiguro is a British author who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2017. He is best known for his novels The Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go. His other works include The Buried Giant, A Pale View of the Hills, Klara and the Sun, and An Artist of the Floating World.