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Kazuo Ishiguro -- a very British man with Japanese roots, and a Nobel Prize

Works by 'The Remains of the Day' author sell out in Japan day after announcement

Kazuo Ishiguro speaks to the media outside his home in London on Oct. 5.   © Reuters

TOKYO The Japan-born winner of the Nobel Prize in literature this year hopes that his honor can help light a way for a confused world.

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