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A Country Christmas
Miss Read
Johnny Coppin
Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Sep 27, 2008
Imprint : Orion Books (Including Asterix)
Page Extent : 288
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780752881744
Price : 599

About the book

Taken from the original omnibus CHRISTMAS AT FAIRACRE, Miss Read's wonderfully festive collection of Christmas stories is packed with entertaining characters and enchanting stories.



From the rural festivities in Village Christmas and Jingle Bells to the pre-war story Christmas At Caxley 1913, the intriguing The Fairacre Ghost and the poignant tale of The White Robin, Miss Read's wry wit and light touch is the perfect antidote to the long winter evenings.


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Miss Read
Miss Read was a teacher by profession who started writing after the
Second World War. In additional to her novels, she has written on
educational and country matters, and worked as a script-...(+)
Johnny Coppin
Miss Read, or in real life Dora Saint, was a teacher by profession who started writing after the second world war, beginning with light essays written for Punch and other journals. She then wro...(+)