British author Kazuo Ishiguro has won the 2017 Nobel Prize for literature. He said he was “taken completely by surprise” and initially wondered if the announcement was a case of “fake news”. The 62-year-old novelist was praised by the Swedish Academy as a writer "who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world". His most famous novels, The Remains of the Day and
Never Let Me Go, were adapted into highly acclaimed films. announcement notification / fake false, pretend / novelist person who writes fiction / to praise to compliment, commend, applaud / to uncover here, to reveal / sense sentiment, feeling, impression / The Remains of the Day Les Vestiges du jour (1989) / Never Let Me Go Auprès de moi toujours (2005) / acclaimed reputed, well regarded, celebrated by the critics.