The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Remains of the Day (1989) is the third published novel by Japanese-British author Kazuo Ishiguro. The Remains of The Day is one of the most highly-regarded post-war British novels. It won the Booker Prize in 1989 for Best Fiction

The 181st greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 8th on Top 10 British, Irish or Commonwealth Novels from 1980 to 2005 (The Observer)
  2. - 18th on The 100 Greatest British Novels (BBC)
  3. - 45th on Waterstone's Books of the Century (LibraryThing)
  4. - 71st on Koen Book Distributors Top 100 Books of the Past Century (themodernnovel.com)
  5. - 72nd on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)
  6. - 77th on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  7. - 85th on In Which These Are the 100 Greatest Novels (ThisRecording.com)
  8. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)
  9. - Man Booker Prize (Man Booker Prize)
  10. - Best Books Ever (bookdepository.com)
  11. - The 100 Best Books in the World (AbeBooks.de (in German))
  12. - 50 Memorable Books from 50 Years of Books to Remember (The New York Public Library)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Remains of the Day (French Edition) Hardcover 8247654 $40.51 2001
The Remains of the Day Paperback 11749 $8.19 $1.33 1990
The Remains of the Day Mass Market Paperback 328771 $0.01
The Remains of the Day Paperback 640380 $5.12 $0.01
The Remains of the Day (Vintage International) Kindle Edition 9428 $9.99 2010
The Remains of the Day (Everyman's Library (Cloth)) Hardcover 403463 $13.29 $13.74 2012
The Remains of the Day Audio CD 1456198 $19.12 $19.51 2012
Remains of the Day Paperback 417042 $27.50 $10.75 1904
The Remains of the Day Paperback 1456140 $10.01 $0.01 2005
Remains of the Day (Secrets and Lies) Paperback 1677600 $6.75 $1.31 2011
The Remains of the Day Paperback 1892488 $3.56 $0.01 2010
The Remains of the Day Hardcover 13832610 $25.00 2007
Remains of the Day Paperback 2141811 $11.25 $2.50
The Remains of the Day Hardcover 2225676 $34.97
The Remains of the Day Paperback 932421 $19.41 $7.49
The Remains of the Day (Chinese Edition) Paperback 1332443 $9.99 2014