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Having enjoyed robust health throughout her career, Miss Read, the village schoolmistress at Fairacre, is looking forward to an energetic retirement in a few years' time. But, to her dismay, she is suddenly taken ill. She has no wish to give up her post yet, but memories of her former colleague collapsing in front of the schoolchildren haunt her. Is it time to say farewell to Fairacre?
©1994 Mrs D J Saint (P)2014 Audible, Inc.

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  • Elaine
  • birmingham, west midlands, United Kingdom
  • 17-03-10

beautiful writing

a lovely book, simple storylines with a whimsical feel

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A pleasing book

I thought this would be sad but it was enjoyable and gentle and I enjoyed the book.