A Country Christmas

A Country Christmas : "Village Christmas", "Jingle Bells", "Christmas At Caxley 1913", "The Fairacre Ghost"

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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 and the intriguing The Fairacre Ghost, Miss Read's wry wit and light touch is the perfect antidote to the long winter evenings.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 135 x 205 x 25mm | 340g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 24 Line Drawing(s)
  • 0752873849
  • 9780752873848
  • 1,373,763

About 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-writer for the BBC. She lives in Berkshire, and was made an MBE for her services to literature.show more

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87 ratings
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4 28% (24)
3 13% (11)
2 2% (2)
1 1% (1)
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