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The Greengage Summer (Plus)

Rumer Godden

The Greengage Summer (Plus)

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Published by Puffin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7353545M
ISBN 100140326227
ISBN 109780140326222


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In the preface, Rumer Godden explains how it came to be written. The descriptions of The Greengage Summer remind me a little of a book I received once as a prize at primary school. Brothers and sisters go to Germany to stay with relatives after one or both parents die and the book recounts the summer they spent there – I was so enamoured with it that I took German in secondary school, did a degree and.

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