Airs and Graces: Abridged

Airs and Graces: Abridged

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Ellen has been living on her own in a picturesque if damp cottage in Cheshire since her husband abandoned her for the pleausres of life in Provence. Struggling to make ends meet and having married once for love, she is now determined that the second time around it will be for money. And why shouldn't she? Especially when so close to hand is Duncan, her rather pompous but not unattractive divorce lawyer, who is conveniently single as well as being enticingly well off. Encouraged by her elderly friend Hermione, Ellen sets out to secure her future by tempting Duncan to give up his bachelor life and marry her. Then two people enter her life: Jo-Jo, a young homeless girl several months pregnant; and Matthew, an artist who paints murals in country houses and who openly criticises her for being mercenary and devious. But, as hostility gives way to friendship, Ellen realises that she has wavered off course from her original plan and she has to remind herself very strongly indeed that Duncan is the man for more

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  • Audio cassette
  • 106 x 140 x 17mm | 119g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Abridged
  • 0752832263
  • 9780752832265

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Erica James is in her mid-thirties and lives in Cheshire with her two sons. Jenny Agutter is the reader of all the Erica James titles. She was most recently seen on television as Jane Clark in The Alan Clark Diaries and in Spooks. She made her name in the films Walkabout and The Railway Children and won an Emmy award for The Snow Goose and a BAFTA award for more