"Many of VanderMeer's books take place after environmental calamity. In this one, earth's collapsing natural systems are a backdrop to a thriller and a mystery that drive a quest by the obsessed narrator. The first half moves slowly with surpris..."
"Ishiguro writes deceptively simple stories. Klara and the Sun is about love and sacrifice. Its power lies in the naive yet perceptive observations of humans by the narrator Klara, an android designed to be pleasant and pliable, who views the wo..."