Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro

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Kazuo Ishiguro Stats: The highest rated book by Kazuo Ishiguro on Book Notification is The Remains of the Day, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is Klara and the Sun, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Kazuo Ishiguro on Book Notification is Klara and the Sun, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is Never Let Me Go, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Kazuo Ishiguro books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Kazuo Ishiguro Anthologies in Publication Order

Kazuo Ishiguro: Biography

Kazuo Ishiguro was born on November 8th, 1954 and is currently 69 years old. Kazuo Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan.

Kazuo Ishiguro is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 8 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1982 with the novel A Pale View of Hills. The most recently released novel was Klara and the Sun which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Kazuo at this time.

Kazuo Ishiguro has also written one book in the Short Story Collections series called, Nocturnes.

Kazuo Ishiguro has made the Kono Mystery ga Sugoi! international list in Japan one time. It was for Never Let Me Go in 2007. It was ranked at #10.

Kazuo Ishiguro: Awards & Accolades

Kazuo Ishiguro won the Helmerich Award, Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award, in 2013.

Ishiguro's books have also won multiple awards, The Remains of the Day won the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1989. Never Let Me Go won the Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2006.

The following novels by Kazuo Ishiguro were also nominated for these awards:

  • An Artist of the Floating World: Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book (1986).
  • When We Were Orphans: Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book (2000).
  • Never Let Me Go: Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book (2005). Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (2006).
  • The Buried Giant: Goodreads Awards, Best Fantasy (2015). World Fantasy Award, Novel (2016). Mythopoeic Award, Fantasy Award for Adult Literature (2016).
  • Klara and the Sun: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2021). British Book Awards, Fiction Book of the Year (2022). Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (2022).

Kazuo Ishiguro: Lists & Other Mentions

  • Klara and the Sun was a New York Times: 100 Notable Books in 2021.

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Kazuo Ishiguro: F.A.Q

When was Kazuo Ishiguro Born? How old is Kazuo Ishiguro?

Kazuo Ishiguro was born on November 8th, 1954. Kazuo Ishiguro is currently 69 years old.

Where was Kazuo Ishiguro Born?

Kazuo Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan and is Japanese-born British.

What awards has Kazuo Ishiguro won?

Kazuo Ishiguro has won the following awards: Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award at the Helmerich Award (2013).

What book awards has Kazuo Ishiguro won?

The Remains of the Day: Booker Prize Best Fiction Book (1989).
Never Let Me Go: Alex Awards Best Book (2006).

What was the first book Kazuo Ishiguro wrote?

The first novel written by Kazuo Ishiguro was A Pale View of Hills, published in 1982.

What was the most recent book Kazuo Ishiguro wrote?

His most recently released work was The Summer We Crossed Europe in the Rain (a short story) on April 30th, 2024.

Will there be any more books by Kazuo Ishiguro?

Kazuo Ishiguro does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Kazuo Ishiguro written?

Kazuo Ishiguro has written 11 books. 8 Standalone Novels, 1 Short Story/Novella, 1 book in the Short Story Collections, 1 book in the Graphic Novels.

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