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Brown Owl's Guide To Life
Kate Harrison

Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Orion Books (Including Asterix)
Page Extent : 416
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780752880976
Price : 520

About the book

Shy, sweet-natured Lucy Collins is used to being pushed around. For the first eighteen years of her life, her widowed mother Judith ruled the roost. Now Lucy's husband, her seven-year-old daughter and even Buster the cat boss her about. But her mother's premature death leaves Lucy an orphan at the age of thirty-five. She's devastated...but she's also free. After a lifetime of being a disappointment to everyone, is it finally time Lucy grew up?



As she clears out her mother's rambling house, Lucy discovers a trunk full of memories...her mother, grandmother and great-grandmother were all Brown Owls: capable, no-nonsense matriarchs who were the leading lights of the Girl Guide movement. They spent their spare time preparing the next generation for their roles as wives and mothers with a mixture of campfire songs, sew-on badges and reef knots. But could the old values and frontier spirit now hold the key to help Lucy make the changes she needs in her life?dating for married men my husband almost cheated on me why do husband cheat


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Kate Harrison

Kate Harrison has written for national newspapers and magazines including the TELEGRAPH, MAIL ON SUNDAY, RED and COSMOPOLITAN. She also writes fiction and her first fast diet book, THE 5:2 DIET BOO...(+)

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