The remains of the day

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IL: UG - BL: 7.9 - AR Pts: 13
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The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career that spans the second World War, Stevens is oblivious of the real life that goes on around him -- oblivious, for instance, of the fact that his aristocrat employer is a Nazi sympathizer. Still, there are even larger matters at stake in this heartbreaking, pitch-perfect novel -- namely, Stevens' own ability to allow some bit of life-affirming love into his tightly repressed existence.
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ISBN:
9780679731726
9781452628356
9780307576187
9781616376215
9781452608358
161637621
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.9, 13 Points
Lexile Score:
1210
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full_title remains of the day
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display_description The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career that spans the second World War, Stevens is oblivious of the real life that goes on around him -- oblivious, for instance, of the fact that his aristocrat employer is a Nazi sympathizer. Still, there are even larger matters at stake in this heartbreaking, pitch-perfect novel -- namely, Stevens' own ability to allow some bit of life-affirming love into his tightly repressed existence.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Butlers -- England -- Fiction, Country homes, Country homes -- Fiction, England, England -- Fiction, England -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction, FICTION / Literary, Fiction, Historical fiction, Household employees, Household employees -- Fiction, Love stories, Upper class -- England -- Fiction
title_display The remains of the day
title_full The Remains of the Day, The remains of the day / Kazuo Ishiguro, The remains of the day [electronic resource] / Kazuo Ishiguro, The remains of the day [sound recording] / Kazuo Ishiguro
title_short The remains of the day
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topic_facet Butlers, Classic Literature, Country homes, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Household employees, Literature, Social life and customs, Upper class