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The Pumpkin Coach by Susan Sallis
  

The Pumpkin Coach

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A great saga writer with a 1940âs romance, perfect for long nights in and real coal fires!

If you like Susan Sallis you might also like to read books by Marcia Willett, Santa Montefiore and Maeve Binchy.

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The Pumpkin Coach by Susan Sallis

For Alice Pettiford, living near Gloucester in the late 1940s, leaving school for a job as a railway secretary makes perfect sense. Most of her family have worked for the railway over the years, and her best friend Hesterâs father would be in the same office. What Alice does not expect is that she would fall in love with Joe Adair, a colleague, almost as soon as she meets him. But Joe has to go overseas on National Service, and in the meanwhile Hesterâs brother, the enigmatic Valentine, finds that his fondness for Alice is deepening into something much stronger. When he and Alice discover an old railway coach, long abandoned, hidden in a clearing in the Forest of Dean, Alice realises that it has been a very special, magical place. What she doesnât know is that the coach has played a secret part in the history of Joeâs family, and that Joeâs mother named it ‘the pumpkin coachâ. Now her own destiny will also be shaped by this enchanted refuge.

The Pumpkin Coach, the new novel by bestselling author Susan Sallis, is full of the passion and drama that have won her a huge and devoted readership.


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About the Author

Susan Sallis is the bestselling author of many novels including Choices, Come Rain or Shine, The Keys to the Garden, The Apple Barrel, Sea of Dreams, Time of Arrival, Five Farthings and The Pumpkin Coach. She was brought up in Gloucestershire and now lives in Clevedon, Somerset.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st December 2004

Author

Susan Sallis

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Publisher

Corgi Original

Format

Paperback
480 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780552151443

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