One of her series of ‘Barleybridge’ novels centred on the vetinary practise. It is a wonderfully pacey and tender novel in which Rebecca Shaw weaves her magic around the animals and the people, bringing them to life and sharing with us their troubles and triumphs. This title is also available as an Audiobook, in either CD or cassette format. This title is also available as an Audiobook in CD format.
The fourth in this popular series of novels set in a veterinary practice in the Dorset town of Barleybridge, by the bestselling author of the Turnham Malpas tales
When Dan, one of the farm vets, is seriously injured in a car accident everyone at Barleybridge Animal Hospital is shocked. But they have even more to cope with when Scott Spencer, back from Australia, steps in to cover for him.
Joy, the Practice Manager, remembers the hearts he broke when he last worked there and also his abrupt departure. She refuses to agree to this appointment, however temporary it turns out to be. So Joy leaves, and Scott slips seamlessly into the Practice routine. But Scott is in for a shock himself, when secrets are revealed which turn his life upside down and amend his attitude to women...
COUNTRY PASSIONS is a wonderfully compelling and tender novel in which Rebecca Shaw weaves her magic around the animals and the people in this busy veterinary hospital, bringing them to life and sharing with us their troubles and triumphs.
Publication date: 17/02/2005
|Publication date:||17th February 2005|
|Genres:||Sagas and Romance,|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Rebecca Shaw was a former school teacher and the bestselling author of many novels. She lived with her husband in a beautiful Dorset village where she found plenty of inspiration for her stories about rural life. Rebecca sadly passed away in 2015.More About Rebecca Shaw