Ishiguro, Kazuo

MA Year : 1980

Awards and recognition

  • Nobel Prize for Literature (2017)
  • Granta Best of Young British Novelists 1983 and 1993
  • Whitbread Prize Best Novel winner for An Artist of the Floating World (1986)
  • Booker Prize shortlist for An Artist of the Floating World (1986)
  • Booker Prize winner for The Remains of the Day (1989)
  • Whitbread Prize Best Novel shortlist for The Unconsoled (1995)
  • Whitbread Prize Best Novel shortlist for When We Were Orphans (2000)
  • Booker Prize shortlist for When We Were Orphans (2000)
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction Best Novel shortlist for Never Let Me Go (2005)
  • Booker Prize shortlist for Never Let Me Go (2005)
  • Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Novel shortlist for Never Let Me Go (2006)
  • Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award (2013)
  • Blackwell’s Book of the Year shortlist for The Buried Giant (2015)
  • British Book Industry Awards Novel of the Year Award shortlist for The Buried Giant (2016)
  • World Fantasy Awards Best Novel Award shortlist for The Buried Giant (2016)
  • International Dublin Literary Award longlist for The Buried Giant (2017)
  • Bodley Medal winner (2019)
  • Works

  • A Pale View of the Hills (1982)
  • The Remains of the Day (1989)
  • The Unconsoled (1995)
  • When We Were Orphans (2000)
  • Never Let Me Go (2005)
  • Noctures: Five Stories of Music and Nightfall (2009)
  • The Buried Giant (2015)