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Alison St Pierre

Alison St Pierre Lancashire Member Since 2010

Local Government Officer, listens to audiobooks whilst commuting, loves Biographies of quintessentially English eccentrics.

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  • "Haunting tale of destructive passion."

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    Much darker than the 60s drama. I wish I had read/listened to the book before I bought the drama series. The actors from the drama filled my imagination as oppose to embarking upon the story as a blank canvas. I found myself completely engrossed in this novel and the extreme stances that the characters took made more sense after absorbing the book as oppose to watching the drama. The TV series was watered down to suite the audience and the time. This book strongly recommended!

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    The Forsyte Saga (Dramatised)

    • ORIGINAL (8 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By John Galsworthy
    • Narrated By Dirk Bogarde, Michael Hordern, Diana Quick, and others
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    The blockbuster BBC Radio 4 adaptation of John Galsworthy's classic family drama, featuring a star cast including Dirk Bogarde, Sir Michael Hordern, Diana Quick, Michael Williams and Amanda Redman. Galsworthy's epic story chronicles the decline and fall of the Forsytes through almost 50 years of material triumph, emotional disaster, and a terrible feud that splits them asunder.

    Alison St Pierre says: "Haunting tale of destructive passion."
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Deep Gothic

A moving fable of rejection, friendship and loyalty

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