A Peaceful Retirement

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9780140255232: A Peaceful Retirement

Miss Read greets retirement with considerable excitement despite doubts from friends about her ability to cope alone. It is not exactly as she planned though - John Jenkins continues to propose marriage and Henry Mawne has some trouble with his new wife and tries to enlist Miss Read's sympathy.

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Miss Read looks forward to her retirement - but it doesn't go quite as planned...

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Miss Read writes two series of books about English village life: the Thrush Green and the Fairacre series. She has published over forty books including a double autobiographical volume, EARLY DAYS, and a collection of short stories about life as a village schoolteacher, TALES FROM A VILLAGE SCHOOL. She lives near Hungerford in Berkshire.

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Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD (1997)
ISBN 10: 0140255230 ISBN 13: 9780140255232
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 140255230

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