The school had that indefinable first-morning smell compounded of yellow soap, scrubbed floorboards and . Read books for free from anywhere and from any device. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading
The school had that indefinable first-morning smell compounded of yellow soap, scrubbed floorboards and black-lead. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading.
Tales from a Village School book. The 39th book by Miss Read (the real-life Dora Saint) is a delightful collection of 40 stories, first published 40 years ago in England, and based on her own lifelong involvement with country schools as a village schoolteacher in the Berkshires.
The principal character in the Fairacre books, Miss Read, is an unmarried schoolteacher in a small village . The story of a young country girl who has taken a first teaching job in the big city. Tales from a Village School – 1994. Miss Read's Country Cooking – 1969.
The principal character in the Fairacre books, Miss Read, is an unmarried schoolteacher in a small village school, an acerbic and yet compassionate observer of village life. Saint was also a keen observer of nature and the changing seasons. Mrs Griffin Sends Her Love: and other writings - 2013.
Tales from a village school. 40 stories in the life of a village schoolteacher. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio).
Tales from a Village School Paperback – 7 Sep 1995. Gathers together 25 early short stories by Miss Read, about life as a village schoolteacher
Tales from a Village School Paperback – 7 Sep 1995. by. Miss Read (Author). Miss Read (Author), Kate Dicker (Illustrator). Gathers together 25 early short stories by Miss Read, about life as a village schoolteacher. These stories led to her writing her first novel, "Village School", and reveal the seeds of her later novels.
The first novel in the beloved Fairacre series, VILLAGE SCHOOL introduces the remarkable schoolmistress Miss Read and her lovable group of children, who, with a mixture of skinned knees and smiles, are just as likely to lose themselves as their mittens. This is the English village of Fairacre: a handful of thatch-roofed cottages, a church, the school, the promise of fair weather, friendly faces, and good cheer - at least most of the time.
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Электронная книга "Village School", Miss Read The first of these, Village School, was published in 1955, and Miss Read continued to write until her retirement in 1996
Электронная книга "Village School", Miss Read. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "Village School" для чтения в офлайн-режиме. The first of these, Village School, was published in 1955, and Miss Read continued to write until her retirement in 1996. Пользовательский отзыв - Kirkus. Miss Read was born on April 17, 1913 as Dora Jessie Shafe. Tales from a Village School G K Hall Large Print Book Series. An incidental treat for those addicted to Miss Read's English village tales (Celebrations at Thrush Green, 1993, et., those slyly gentle vignettes of neighborly to-ing and fro-ing where civility. She worked as a teacher and started writing after World War II for Punch and other journals and as a scriptwriter for the BBC. She wrote her novels under the name Read which was her mother's maiden name.
Village School - Miss Read. They ought to do something for us,’ Mrs Waites told me, but as ‘They,’ meaning the landlord, is an old soldier living with his sister in the next village on a small pension and the three shillings he gets a week from each cottage (when he is lucky), it is hardly surprising that the roof is as it is.