A Pale View of Hills (Digital Audiobook)

By Kazuo Ishiguro, Roe Kendall (Narrator)

Publication Date: August 13, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/12/1990)
Paperback, Vietnamese (1/1/2019)
Paperback, Chinese (12/18/2019)
Paperback (2/25/2010)

Description

From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The Remains of the Day, here is the story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter. In a novel where past and present confuse, she relives scenes of Japan's devastation in the wake of World War II.



About the Author

Kazuo Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan, in 1954 and moved to Britain at the age of five. He is the author of five novels, including The Remains of the Day, an international bestseller that won the Booker Prize and was adapted into an award-winning film. Ishiguro's work has been translated into twenty-eight languages. In 1995, he received an Order of the British Empire for service to literature, and in 1998 was named a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government. He lives in London with his wife and daughter.