The Far Country
When a young Englishwoman named Jennifer Morton leaves London to visit relatives on their sheep ranch in the Australian outback, she falls in love both with the gloriously beautiful country and with Carl, a Czech refugee who was a doctor in his own land and now works as a lumberjack. They are brought together through dramatic encounters and strange twists of fate, but their relationship hangs in the balance when Jennifer is called back to England.
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Review: The Far CountryUser Review - Pamela - Goodreads
Did the Australian Tourism Board commission Shute to write this book? There is nothing whatsoever wrong with a writer showing a strong love of his setting as Shute does in the other books of his I ... Read full review
Review: The Far CountryUser Review - Fiona - Goodreads
"He is a bad man and not serious, only when he cuts off people's legs and they die. I do not know why you go out with him." This novel should have been titled "The Virtues Of Australia in the mid ... Read full review