Kazuo Ishiguro, Laura Vives, Mauricio Bach: Klara and the Sun (AudiobookFormat, Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group) 4 stars

"Klara and the Sun, the first novel by Kazuo Ishiguro since he was awarded the …

A lot of setup for not much payoff

3 stars

What even was this? A parable? A fairy tale? An allegory? Was it about religion? About artificial intelligence and how it can spawn its own superstition? This seemed to me a huge amount of world-building and excruciating detail just to say‚ what?