Marcia Willett's A Summer in the Country PDF

By Marcia Willett

ISBN-10: 031228781X

ISBN-13: 9780312287818

ISBN-10: 0312997159

ISBN-13: 9780312997151

Marcia Willett's prior novel, A Week in Winter, her first to be released within the usa, obtained a rousing welcome from readers and reviewers alike. Her new novel, A summer season within the Country, introduces an both beguiling solid of characters whose lives develop into intricately entwined at Foxhole, an enthralling and comfy state residence at the wild edges of the Devon moors.

Brigid Foster has inherited Foxhole from her father, and has created visitor cottages, which she rents in the course of the vacation trips to travelers. Brigid's satisfaction at welcoming Louise Parry, considered one of her commonplace summer season viewers, is tempered by means of the annoying presence of Brigid's monumentally judgmental mom, Frummie. Having deserted Foxhole (and Brigid) 40 years past, Frummie makes no mystery of her disdain for the wonderful average elegance of her atmosphere, nor of her choice for Brigid's flightly yet terrific half-sister, Jemima. Jemima, in the meantime, has difficulties of her own.

When a stranger starts off lurking within the remoted byways of the lonely geographical region, Brigid turns to her oddly elusive spouse's father for convenience and security. yet either Brigid and Louise Parry are hiding convinced crucial proof, and every woman's fragile feel of haven and defense is threatened by way of disclosure. A summer season within the Country is the tale of the iconic, yet usually painful love that exists among moms and daughters, fathers and sons, and husbands and better halves. It describes with beautiful sensitivity and tenderness the precarious trip every one people undertakes as one iteration makes manner for the subsequent, as every one indelible and worthwhile courting grows, adjustments, blossoms, or dies. Marcia Willett writes novels that might last.

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