General FictionLarge Print EditionAs full of fresh air as a nosegay from the fields and hedgerows. Sunday TimesMiss Read greets her retirement with excitement, determined to prove wrong the friends who doubt that shell be able to cope. Upon her ...
return from a trip to Florence, Miss Read is ready to settle down to a stream of lazy days. Of course, thats not about to happen. The eccentric Fairacre characters weave a colorful background as the beloved schoolmistress tackles new problems ranging from coping with strange electronic appliances to the worries of advancing age.