A Peaceful Retirement

A Peaceful Retirement

Book - 2007
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"Miss 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."--FantasticFiction.com.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2007
Edition: 1st Houghton Mifflin pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780618884384
Characteristics: 151 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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Jun 25, 2015

At an age when people are trying to be connected 24/7 through social media, the heroine of the story reveals to us the sweetness of solitude. And how refreshing of a cup of tea can be!


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