Monday, 22 June 2015

Giveaway: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro (Wordery Book Club)


I'm super lucky to be able to giveaway a new hardback of Kazuo Ishiguro's latest book The Buried Giant courtesy of Wordery!  The giveaway runs from Monday 22nd to Wednesday 24th.  The winner will be contacted on Friday.

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2015 Faber & Faber edition to be given away 

About The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro.
This tale is set during Arthurian times and follows Axl and Beatrice, who joined together by their marital love, try to fight against a mist of forgetfulness.  Here is the blurb released from the publishers:
The Romans have long since departed, and Britain is steadily declining into ruin. But at least the wars that once ravaged the country have ceased. 
The Buried Giant begins as a couple, Axl and Beatrice, set off across a troubled land of mist and rain in the hope of finding a son they have not seen for years. 
They expect to face many hazards - some strange and other-worldly - but they cannot yet foresee how their journey will reveal to them dark and forgotten corners of their love for one another. 
Sometimes savage, often intensely moving, Kazuo Ishiguro's first novel in a decade is about lost memories, love, revenge and war.
Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien may also recognise places where Ishiguro has been inspired.
Previous novels by Kazuo Ishiguro include Never Let Me Go and The Remains of the Day.

About Wordery
Thanks to Wordery for donating the book for this giveaway! Wordery was founded in 2012 and they have a great range, including more uncommon titles that are hard to find or otherwise far more expensive.  They also have a great eBay store which I've used in the past - my books were always posted quickly and in great condition.

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T&CS: UK entrants only. 13 and over with parental permission. Address will be treated with strictest confidence. Once the book is posted (with proof of postage) no further responsibility will be taken.


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