The Summer Before the War
A NovelBook Club Kit - 2017
From Library Staff
CRRL_MegRaymond Jul 25, 2017
1914. The last lovely summer in East Sussex. Beatrice Nash arrives to teach Latin - who knew she would be so young and so beautiful?
This is a quiet, unassuming book that leaves a resounding echo. I loved the setting of the small English town of Rye on the eve of World War I, populated with lively characters such as Beatrice Nash, Latin teacher and newcomer to the town; Agatha Kent, her wise sponsor; and Agatha's two nephews, ... Read More »