An extraordinary new novel from the author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker Prize winning The Remains of the Day'You've long set your heart against it, Axl, I know. But it's time now to think on it anew. There's a journey we must go on, and no more delay...'The Buried Giant begins as a couple set off across a troubled land of mist and rain in the hope of finding a son they have not seen in years.Sometimes savage, often intensely moving, Kazuo Ishiguro's first novel in a decade is about lost memories, love, revenge and war.
Faber & Faber
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The Buried Giant is a gloomy narrative set in a dreamy landscape where an old couple go on a long journey in search of memory and loss of it. The book beautifully explores the virtues of forgetfulness and the torture that haunting memories cause to society.