April Book Club - The Remains of the Day

  • April 12, 2014 · 3:00 PM
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Let's meet and discuss The Remains of the Day, by Kazuo Ishiguro 4.08 rating on Goodreads
258 pages

In 1956, Stevens, a long-serving butler at Darlington Hall, decides to take a motoring trip through the West Country. The six-day excursion becomes a journey into the past of Stevens and England, a past that takes in fascism, two world wars and an unrealised love between the butler and his housekeeper. Ishiguro’s dazzling novel is a sad and humorous love story, a meditation on the condition of modern man, and an elegy for England at a time of acute change

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  • Carolyn

    Can't make April. Hope to see you all in May!

    April 7, 2014

  • Danielle D.

    Were we going to try Santa Clara library for this one or are we going to stick to Le Boulanger?

    April 2, 2014

    • Kristen

      No, we will stick with Le Boulanger for now. The Santa Clara library only has small rooms (5-10 people) avail for free. The larger rooms have a fee and you have to make the mtg. open to the public.

      April 2, 2014

  • Eileen S.

    Paydues site not working for me, tried every thing.

    March 22, 2014

    • Danielle D.

      Eileen, you also have the option to pay $10 cash to Kristen and she can mark your dues as paid.

      March 23, 2014

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