A pale view of hills is the first novel by nobel prize winning author kazuo ishiguro it won the 1982 winifred holtby memorial prize he received a 1000 advance from publishers faber and faber for the novel after a meeting with robert mccrum the fiction editor. To me this is the second book of kazuo ishiguros after i had read the first the remains of the day or this book could be the third since i had watched his never let me go in a movie anyway compared to the first a pale view of hills seems to be a little below than what i had expected. A pale view of hills 1982 is the first novel by nobel prize winning author kazuo ishiguro a pale view of hills is the story of etsuko a middle aged japanese woman living alone in england and opens with discussion between etsuko and her younger daughter niki about the recent suicide of etsukos older daughter keiko. A pale view of hills boasts a unique style of writing as well as ishiguros masterful storytelling techiniques making this colorful piece of modern literature a treat to first time ishiguro readers. Kazuo ishiguros a pale view of hills his first novel is a devastating breathtaking work of structural genius hence it is a story that you have to pay extremely close attention to if you want to work out the mystery at its heart and once you finish youll likely want to read it a second time
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