Ayrton Family
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    Amberwell | D. E. Stevenson

    Amberwell

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By D. E. Stevenson
    • Narrated By Lesley Mackie
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    Five young Ayrtons all grew up at Amberwell, playing in the gardens and preparing themselves to venture out into the world. To each of these children, Amberwell meant something different, but common to all of them was the idea that Amberwell was more than just where they lived - it was part of them.

    A pleasant family saga
    Reviewed on 10 July 2014 by Maggie ()
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    Summerhills | D. E. Stevenson

    Summerhills

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By D. E. Stevenson
    • Narrated By Lesley Mackie
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    Summerhills continues the story of the lives and loves of the Ayrton family, in particular that of Major Roger Ayrton M.C., his brother, and three young half-sisters. Roger has made the Army his career. Anne has settled down as housekeeper to old Mr Orme, the rector. Nell looks after the old house, and it is upon her that the comfort and well-being of the family depend. A new generation is growing up. The story begins as Roger flies home to Amberwell on leave, full of plans for his family and home.

    A charming tale

    Existing readers of D.E. Stevenson will already know that her writing of family stories are rich in characters and settings, ranging from Victorian to..Show More »

    Reviewed on 30 June 2010 by Jean (Wakefield, United Kingdom)