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I knew how it was going to end, but I still enjoyed all the goings-on of Poppy Shilling and catgerine friends. I enjoyed the way they helped her get her life together and back on track and I even enjoyed the ensuing romances. Definitely recommend you pick this one up for your summer holiday.

Praise for Catherine Alliott: When her husband is suddenly struck by debris from a plane, you won’t believe what the debris actually wasshe is actually relieved. Very enjoyable read, like Jilly Allioth with less sex and Joanna Trollope with more laughs. English Choose a language for shopping. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

I found myself warming to the village life and I catherinr it when Poppy the main character gets on a horse when she hasn’t been on one for ages, I think this part really drew me into the story. I’m glad I rediscovered this author. Poppy tries hard to be properly sad and grieving but she is happy to move on with her life especially when she finds out that perf Poppy Shilling has been fantasizing about killing off her prig of a husband for a while.


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Phil has been hiding a dark secret but what could it be? Get to Know Us. The first part of the story sets the scene for the reader of the type of man Phil was and the relationship Poppy had with him. Poppy settles into village life joining various groups she wants to get on with her life.

On affzir go and no time to finish that story right now? Dec 08, Laure added it Shelves: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

It’s funny in places and has the potential to be entertaining but it just starts to drag on and on with nothing much happening. A disappointing read from an author who can usually be relied on for a rollicking funny story with good insights.

Aug 02, Laura rated it it was amazing. It’s something pages and after I had to give up as I was bored.

It is so funny and the characters are so enjoyable. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. She now lives in Hertfordshire with her husband a barrister and their three children.

Share on Reddit reddit. This book was ok. We get to know vatherine how they met and where Poppy was in her life when that happened.

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Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. I felt Poppy’s euphoria and her deepest depression and all the emotions in between. The main part of the story must be coming soon but really having to wait nearly pages in is too much.


There are so many times that you can sympathize with Poppy, so many times you want to reach into the book and strangle her. I liked all of the everyday life that went on in this book. The ending is satisfying — it is just what you want from a romance book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

I find her characters very likeable and quirky and the humour she uses always works. But can Poppy put the past behind her and meet someone new that will make her happy?

Book review: A Rural Affair by Catherine Alliott

In places the story is quite poignant and in others rip-roaringly funny. It has humor, friendships, love within families. The book club was fun, must try the “coin game”. The Secret Life of Evie Hamilton.

This book kept me entertained to the end. Read reviews that mention rural affair catherine alliott laugh out loud loud moments well written poppy shilling great read laughing out loud good read really enjoyed main character read really really good good story book is a great alliott ctaherine easy read great characters enjoyed this book enjoyable read.