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A Pale View of Hills

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*Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel Klara and the Sun is now available to preorder*


From the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go

In his highly acclaimed debut, Kazuo Ishiguro tells the story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter.

Retreating into the past, she finds herself reliving one particular hot summer night in Nagasaki, when she and her friends struggled to rebuild their lives after the war. But then as she recalls her strange friendship with Sachiko - a wealthy woman reduced to vagrancy - the memories take on a disturbing cast.


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Publisher: Faber & Faber
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OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780571249336
  • Release date: January 8, 2009

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9780571249336
  • File size: 227 KB
  • Release date: January 8, 2009

Formats

OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

*Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel Klara and the Sun is now available to preorder*


From the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go

In his highly acclaimed debut, Kazuo Ishiguro tells the story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter.

Retreating into the past, she finds herself reliving one particular hot summer night in Nagasaki, when she and her friends struggled to rebuild their lives after the war. But then as she recalls her strange friendship with Sachiko - a wealthy woman reduced to vagrancy - the memories take on a disturbing cast.


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