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One of Englands most widely read authors, Dame Catherine Cookson penned more than ninety historical novels during her celebrated career. Set in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, many of her masterpieces have been brought to life in mini-series productions boasting lavish costumes and stunning on-location photography of Northeast England. From The Cinder Path (as seen on Masterpiece Theatre) to The Secret (based on Cooksons only thriller, "The Harrogate Secret"), this anthology presents seven acclaimed adaptations, featuring star-studded casts that include Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ray Stevenson, James Purefoy and June Whitfield.
8 DVD set includes the mini-series:
The Cinder Path Colour Blind A Dinner of Herbs The Girl
The Secret The Tide of Life Tilly Trotter
Very enjoyable. I remember when I saw it on Masterpiece Theater. A good story with fine acting.Published 1 month ago by Rene Krammer
I bought this DVD based on the reviews and what sounded like a promising storyline; I really expected it to become one of my favorites, however, that is not the case. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Nancy G.
I could not believe that this here as soon as I saw this collection I bought it I read the books and watched the movies loved them. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Verna Naugle
Catherine Cookson's is one of the greatest storytellers that ever lived. I own just about all her books. And to view her works in film is true to her writings is wonderful.Published 5 months ago by J. Marie Simpson
Catherine Cookson books are my all time favorites and the CD movies are icing on the cake!Published 7 months ago by Bonnie Swann