Stan Parker, with only a horse and a dog for company journeys to a remote patch of land he has inherited in the Australian hills.
Once the land is cleared and a rudimentary house built, he brings his wife Amy to the wilderness.
Together they face lives of joy and sorrow as they struggle against the environment.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 480 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 27/10/1994
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099324515