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An Island Christmas

Narrated by: Sarah Barron
Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (69 ratings)
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Summary

Christmas on the remote Scottish island of Mure is bleak, stark - and incredibly beautiful.

It's a time for hunkering down, getting cosy in front of whisky barrel wood fires and enjoying a dram with the people you love - unless, of course, you're accidentally pregnant to your ex-boss and don't know how to tell him. In what should be the season of peace and goodwill on earth, will Joel think Flora is a bearer of glad tidings?

Meanwhile Saif, the doctor and refugee from war-torn Syria, is trying to enjoy his first Western Christmas with his sons - but without his missing wife. Can the little family possibly find comfort and joy?

Travel to the beautiful northern edge of the world and join the welcoming community of Mure for an unforgettable Christmas.

©2018 Jenny Colgan (P)2018 Hachette Audio UK

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Too much

The author tried to include too many threads in this book. The characters too black and white.

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Accent

Terrible accents the 'scottish' and kids accent made me what to turn it off, but the storey was lovely

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Tell me there will be more!!

Everything about this series is perfect. I couldn’t love it anymore, Sarah Barron is just wonderful as the narrator and I find myself completely sucked in from the beginning. I’ve read some reviews that say they would expect this to be the end but I can’t see how? I need more saif in my life!

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Great Story but the little girls voice............

I Loved this book however the little girls voice was driving be around the bend. It was the only thing that spoiled the book. Otherwise a great book to listen too.

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A Christmas treat.

Cosy and comforting, like a glass of single malt by the fire on a snowy night.

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loved it

As usual a highly entertaining, if a little bit twee read! I love this style. Will be looking for more by the same author.

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Lovely hug in a book,

I am halfway though this book and am loving it, it’s like a warm hug in a book and I love the characters, the narrator makes you feel like you are right there with her. Would recommend

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great Christmas story

great Christmas story makes you feel warm and happy
would recommend to everyone as it is fab

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  • Kathryn @theBookDate
  • 29-10-18

Loved it.

Loved it. Perfect narration again and just adored meeting up with the people from the Island of Mure. More please!