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Five Fascinating Facts about Kazuo Ishiguro January 10, 2016

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Interesting Literature

A short biography of novelist Kazuo Ishiguro, author of Never Let Me Go, told through five facts

1. Kazuo Ishiguro was born on the same day as several other writers. 8 November 1954 seems, in fact, to have been a remarkably popular day for authors to arrive in the world: author of showbiz biographies David Bret and American journalist and author Timothy Egan were also born on the same day. Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki in Japan – one of the two cities that had been blasted by the atomic bomb just nine years earlier – but in 1960 he moved with his parents to England.

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