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"Like a Barbara Pym novel, though Joanna Trollope has a much stronger grasp than Pym on the tangled web of family life."
"The portrayal of the petty frustrations of clerical life is spot on and the novel is elegantly written."
-Sunday Telegraph --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Excellent, highlights the subservient position in which many women still find themselves in relation to their men's career. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Judith Veerkamp - Cox
Amazon, you idiots.
This is the first - and last - time I respond to your annoying requests to rate a book. This is not a book review, it is a review of Amazon! Read more
I saw this on tv so straight away had pictures of all the characters in my head.
Anna is a strong person but clearly not cut out for being a directors wife. Read more
Admitting that I know nothing of rural England since I have never lived there, I can "see" it through the simple and real writing of Joanna Trollope. Read morePublished on October 1, 2013 by Sonia
Well this novel was just "Blah". It reminded me a lot of The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling. It was quite a dull story, full of dull characters that did not give me any enjoyment... Read morePublished on June 2, 2013 by Saucier
I am reading every book Trollope has ever written, as if i were taking a class studying her works from early to late. LOVE her, though some of her books are stronger than others. Read morePublished on February 19, 2012 by Dana R. Casella
I enjoyed the book very much. It was very interesting and funny in parts. I usually always enjoy her books.Published on January 26, 2011 by Frances Schwendeman
This is drama with well drawn characters that I can relate to and care about. I especially enjoyed the main character's self growth. Read morePublished on August 4, 2010 by Susaninacloud