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  • Published: 1 July 2010
  • ISBN: 9781409086611
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 256

The Far Country




A classic adventure from the author of A Town Like Alice and On the Beach.

A young English woman leaves her ageing parents to visit friends living in the Australian outback. She falls in love, both with the country and with Carl, a doctor and Czech refugee. Brought together through dramatic encounters and strange twists of fate, their relationship hangs in the balance when Jennifer is called back to England.

  • Published: 1 July 2010
  • ISBN: 9781409086611
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 256

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Praise for The Far Country

Enjoyable story of love blossoming over the scalpels

Evening Standard

A heartlifting novel by a master-weaver of romance and adventure

Boston Herald

Nevil Shute made me yearn for a faithful, plodding, Shute-type of man. I imagined us trekking across the Australian outback, finding a run-down hamlet, and then transforming it together until death or flood parted us

Sue Townshed, The Times

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