“Tales from the Mountain” is a collection that vividly portrays the essence of rural Portuguese life through the lens of Miguel Torga.

Set in the Montanhas, the stories celebrate the spirit of the mountain people, their struggles, and their profound connection to the land. Torga’s work is a tribute to the enduring human spirit and the timeless beauty of Portugal’s natural landscape.

About the Author:
Miguel Torga, the pen name of Adolfo Correia da Rocha, was one of Portugal’s most esteemed 20th-century writers. Known for his lyrical prose and deep affinity for the Portuguese landscape, Torga’s work spans poetry, short stories, and novels.

His writings reflect a profound connection to the land and a critical eye on social issues, making him a pivotal figure in Portuguese literature.