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Book Club discusses "Never Let Me Go" on Thursday, March 14
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Posted Date: 3/2/2013
never let me goThursday, March 14, 2013
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
Dystopian Science Fiction
Kathy, Tommy, and Ruth were once classmates at Hailsham, a private school in the English countryside with a most unusual student body: human clones created solely to serve as organ donors. You were brought into this world for a purpose, advised Miss Lucy, one of Hailsham's guardians, and your futures, all of them, have been decided. The tightly knit trio experienced love, loss, and betrayal as they pondered their destinies (to become carers for other donors and, eventually, donors themselves). The novel is narrated by Kathy, now 31 and a carer, who recalls how Hailsham students were told and not told about their precarious circumstances.

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