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When We Were Orphans

When We Were Orphans

Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
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By the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go

Shortlisted for the Booker Prize

England, the 1930s. Christopher Banks has become the country's most celebrated detective, his cases the talk of London society. Yet one unsolved crime has always haunted him: the mysterious disappearance of his parents, in old Shanghai, when he was a small boy. Moving between inter-war London and Shanghai, When We Were Orphans is a remarkable story of memory, intrigue and the need to return.

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A novel of memory and loss, set between London of the 1930s and Shanghai between the wars.

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General Fields

  • : 9780571283880
  • : Faber & Faber
  • : Faber & Faber
  • : December 2012
  • : June 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Kazuo Ishiguro
  • : 313