Este libro THE HIGH PLACES (WINNER OF DYLAN THOMAS PRIZE 2017) de la editorial HODDER & STOUGHTON esta escrito por el gran escritor FIONA MCFARLANE , 2016 el cual contiene 288 paginas y trata sobre Literatura
From Australia to Greece, from England to a Pacific island, the stories in Fiona McFarlane's collection of short stories The High Places travel across continents, eras and genres, tracing the fundamental moments of people's lives.
In "Mycenae", a middle-aged couple embarks on a disastrous holiday in the company of old friends.
In "Good News for Modern Man," a scientist conducts research on a small, remote island, where he is chased by a colossal squid and the ghost of Charles Darwin.
And in the history of the title, an Australian farmer resorts to Old Testament methods to alleviate a fatal drought.
They all face events that make them see themselves and their lives in a new light, and what they do as a result is the following