Cider with Rosie & As i walked out one summer morning

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9780140143157: Cider with Rosie & As i walked out one summer morning

A re-issue of the evocative and nostalgic account of Lee's country childhood in a secluded Cotswold valley. Lee describes a vanished rural world of village schools and church outings but also touches on the darker side of village life as it comes into contact with murder, rape, suicide and depression.

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"Utterly captivating" ( Four Shires)

"A classic of English literature" ( Good Book Guide)

"It has got a marvellous morning freshness. There is hardly a sentence in it that does not set the sense of touch and smell, as well as sight and hearing, tingling" ( Daily Mail)

"Remains as fresh and full of joy and gratitude for youth and its sensations as when it first appeared. It sings in the memory" ( Sunday Times)

"One of the great writers of the twentieth century" ( Independent)

Review:

"Utterly captivating" ( Four Shires)

"A classic of English literature" ( Good Book Guide)

"[Laurie Lee] froze a moment in time for us. You don’t forget the language and he is wonderful at detail" (Michael Morpurgo Daily Express)

"Evocative memoir." ( RTE Guide)

"It has got a marvellous morning freshness. There is hardly a sentence in it that does not set the sense of touch and smell, as well as sight and hearing, tingling" ( Daily Mail)

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Laurie Lee
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1990)
ISBN 10: 0140143157 ISBN 13: 9780140143157
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