A Pale View of Hills Author:Kazuo Ishiguro The highly acclaimed debut by the Booker-Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day, A Pale View of Hills is 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 in Nagasaki, when she and her friends st... more »ruggled 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.
First published in 1982 by Faber and Faber. This paperback edition was first published by Faber and Faber in 1991 with ISBN 9780571162833.« less