A Summer in the Country by Marcia Willett PDF

By Marcia Willett

ISBN-10: 031228781X

ISBN-13: 9780312287818

ISBN-10: 0312997159

ISBN-13: 9780312997151

Marcia Willett's past novel, A Week in Winter, her first to be released within the usa, acquired a rousing welcome from readers and reviewers alike. Her new novel, A summer season within the Country, introduces an both beguiling forged of characters whose lives turn into intricately entwined at Foxhole, a captivating and comfortable state condo at the wild edges of the Devon moors.

Brigid Foster has inherited Foxhole from her father, and has created visitor cottages, which she rents in the course of the vacations to travelers. Brigid's pride at welcoming Louise Parry, one in every of her standard summer time viewers, is tempered by way of the aggravating presence of Brigid's monumentally judgmental mom, Frummie. Having deserted Foxhole (and Brigid) 40 years past, Frummie makes no mystery of her disdain for the fantastic usual beauty of her atmosphere, nor of her choice for Brigid's flightly yet fantastic half-sister, Jemima. Jemima, in the meantime, has difficulties of her own.

When a stranger starts lurking within the remoted byways of the lonely nation-state, Brigid turns to her oddly elusive spouse's father for convenience and security. yet either Brigid and Louise Parry are hiding convinced crucial evidence, and every woman's fragile feel of haven and protection is threatened by way of disclosure. A summer season within the Country is the tale of the long-lasting, yet frequently painful love that exists among moms and daughters, fathers and sons, and husbands and better halves. It describes with beautiful sensitivity and tenderness the precarious trip every one folks undertakes as one new release makes means for the subsequent, as every one indelible and valuable dating grows, adjustments, blossoms, or dies. Marcia Willett writes novels that may last.

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