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The Village Newcomers by Rebecca Shaw
  

The Village Newcomers

Part of the Turnham Malpas Series
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RRP £8.99

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If you are new to this series the books do stand alone but there are recurring characters so you may well want to start from the beginning before or after reading this one. A lovely tale of village comings and goings and the arrival of newcomers in the close knit community sets tongues wagging. Gentle, cosy entertainment.

If you like Rebecca Shaw you might also like to read books by Maureen Lee, Elvi Rhodes and Debbie Macomber.

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Synopsis

The Village Newcomers by Rebecca Shaw

Ford and Mercedes Barclay have decided to spend their twilight years in the lovely village of Turnham Malpas - but will these two newcomers be made welcome? Ford, a former businessman who made his fortune in scrap metal, has ambitious plans for the village. But not everyone in Turnham Malpas welcomes the newcomers with open arms...Meanwhile, a letter arrives at the village rectory that causes consternation. The rector's twin children have never had contact with their birth mother. But now, finally, she wishes to build a relationship with them. After so many years of estrangement, what should they do...?

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A humorous, engaging look at village life as seen from several different perspectives. * TELEGRAPH & ARGUS * A quirky escapist read * BIG ISSUE IN THE NORTH *


About the Author

Rebecca Shaw

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.

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Book Info

Publication date

2nd September 2010

Author

Rebecca Shaw

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Publisher

Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
256 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
Family Drama
eBook Favourites

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9781409117612

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