Corner Shop

Corner Shop

3.95 (302 ratings by Goodreads)
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A romantic suspense novel, originally published by Hodder in 1966, in which a woman who runs a secretarial agency finds her orderly life disturbed by an eccentric professor who keeps rejecting her secretaries.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 120 x 180mm
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0552090999
  • 9780552090995

Review Text

This bird-brained, in fact peewee-witted, entertainment flits from a lonely "hovel" in Hampshire, England, where Mrs. Lucille Abbey goes to handle a Professor Hallam, and his job, to France, where she attempts to take charge of her aunt's corner shop. There is a small mystery of sorts, dealing with a stolen sea horse, and a small romance - that of the Professor and Mrs. Abbey. Elizabeth Cadell has devised more reasonable stories than this one, but, for a certain audience, it is one of those inconsequential essentials. (Kirkus Reviews)show more

Rating details

302 ratings
3.95 out of 5 stars
5 32% (97)
4 36% (110)
3 26% (79)
2 5% (16)
1 0% (0)
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