Publication year: 2012
Media class: Paperback
Edition: [New ed.]
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781844088836 1844088839 9781405516709 1405516704
Successful lady novelist Laura Morland and her boisterous young son Tony set off to spend Christmas at her country home in the sleepy surrounds of High Rising. But Laura's wealthy friend and neighbour George Knox has taken on a scheming secretary whose designs on marriage to her employer threaten the delicate social fabric of the village.
Series title: Virago modern classics
Additional information: x, 276 p., 20 cm
Very much of its time, written with a charming style. Full of strong women rushing about in each other's lives keeping the men in order. Very funny. Lovely, comforting read.