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By Marcia Willett

ISBN-10: 031298667X

ISBN-13: 9780312986674

ISBN-10: 0754008762

ISBN-13: 9780754008767

ISBN-10: 0754018407

ISBN-13: 9780754018407

Any reader who has ever fallen in love with a home will comprehend the allure of Moorgate, a light-and-fresh-air-filled outdated farmhouse at the fringe of the moor in Cornwall. The enthralling condo now belongs to seventy-something Maudie Todhunter, the past due Lord Todhunter's free-spirited moment spouse. (The first spouse, Hilda, used to be supposedly a paragon of advantage, and Maudie has consistently felt second-best.) the sunshine of Maudie's existence is her vivacious stepgranddaughter, Posy, who begs Maudie to board an enormous English mastiff whom Posy's mean-spirited mom has banned from the home. (The huge and ungainly Polonius is an impossibly cute canines who outshines Lassie via a mile and is destined to turn into a favourite of readers worldwide.)

When Maudie makes a decision to promote Moorgate, every kind of outdated kinfolk secrets and techniques come to gentle, and so the saga starts off. alongside the best way, Rob, the contractor of Moorhouse, falls in love with a girl who has a tragic mystery. Posy's father falls in love with anyone kinder than his shrewish spouse. Maudie needs to reevaluate an individual she'd fallen in love with years in the past. and because the connections intertwine among the prior and the current, many unforeseen alliances form.

Vivid, lushly written, and fully unforgettable, this all-absorbing novel presents the type of plentiful examining adventure that would go away readers eagerly anticipating extra from this newly came upon and beautifully gifted writer. A Week in Winter achieves a mixed richness of personality and condition that increases it above latest modern fiction, and Marcia Willett is a author to find and to celebrate.

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