Never Let Me Go Readalikes

If you liked Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go, you might enjoy these titles—all literate page-turners with fabulist or dystopic touches. They can be found in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.


Atwood, Margaret. Oryx and Crake. 2003.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Butler, Octavia. Fledgling. 2005. (Adult Science Fiction BUT).
     Also available: CD

Crace, Jim. The Pesthouse. 2007.
     Also available: CD

Harkaway, Nick. The Gone-Away World. 2008. (Adult Science Fiction HAR).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Hoffman, Eva. The Secret. 2000.

Holmqvist, Ninni. The Unit. 2008.

Jordan, Hillary. When She Woke. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Kureishi, Hanuf. The Body. 2002.

Piercy, Marge. He, She, and It. 1991.

Polansky, Steven. The Bradbury Report. 2009. (Adult Science Fiction POL).

Saramago, Jose. Death With Interruptions. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type