View other formats and editions
- ISBN: 9780547526430 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2001.
Times are changing in the charming downland village of Fairacre, and Miss Read isn't certain that it's all for the best. The new commuter lifestyle has caused a drop in attendance at the local school, and officials are threatening closure. Miss Read worries about the failing health of Dolly Clare. Vegetable gardens have given way to trips to the Caxley markets, and the traditional village fete now includes a prize for best quiche. With her trademark patience and good humor, Miss Read hopes for the best and plans for the worst as the village grows increasingly modern. Despite all the innovations, Fairacre still retains its essential elements: gentle wit, good manners, and the comfort of caring neighbors.
Electronic reproduction. Boston : Mariner Books, 2001. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1329 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Search for related items by subject
Search for related items by series