A village affair.

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"A Village Affair" is, on the surface, the story of a marriage grown slightly stale after 3 children and the predictable daily chores that accompany parenthood. Alice and Martin are settled into a comfortable, upwardly mobile, slightly boring lifestyle. Neither is particularly happy, but neither will acknowledge this fact to themselves or each by: 3.

A Village Affair book. Read 58 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Alice Jordan looks forward to moving into The Grey House, an 18th- /5.

A Village Affair has plenty of drama and humour which keeps you turning the pages. It is a story about finding your inner strength and marching onwards, no matter what circumstances are thrown your way. I enjoyed the interaction between Cassie and her family, and how her children blossomed as the book /5(36).

A Village Affair by Julie Houston is a wonderfully uplifting and feel good book. A seemingly easy and light style of writing touches some very important issues, end of marriage, stress A village affair. book a new job, mother-daughter relationship, best friends and getting on with your life after many disastrous happenings/5.

A Village Affair has plenty of drama and humour which keeps you turning the pages. It is a story about finding your inner strength and marching onwards, no matter what circumstances are thrown your way.

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'A Village Affair is a totally absorbing read that's beautifully written, full of warmth, charm, humour, a compelling and heart-warming plot that I didn't want to put down' NetGalley Reviewer. 'This is a story about family, friendship, and realising your own worth and not being afraid of taking a chance, and I devoured this book in a couple of hours because I just didn't want to put it down ' NetGalley 5/5(1).

The Other Family / A Village Affair book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This special 2-for-1 collection features two classic J 4/5(75). A Village Affair has plenty of drama and humour which keeps you turning the pages.

It is a story about finding your inner strength and marching onwards, no matter what circumstances are thrown your way. I enjoyed the interaction between Cassie and her family, and how her children blossomed as the book progressed/5().

If you’re looking for some easy reading escapism during this time of self-isolation and practising social distancing then A Village Affair by Julie Houston is definitely the book for you as it is the perfect book to take with you on your winter break or as you sit by the fire at home with your favourite drink and chocolate.

Even if the chocolate isn’t as posh as the Hotel Chocolat biscuits that Cassie is. A Village Affair is a romance novel by English author Joanna hed by Bloomsbury, the story concerns an unhappy young wife and mother, Alice Jordan, whose friendship with a young and independent woman, Clodagh Unwin, becomes a love affair.

It Author: Joanna Trollope. In this readable, emotionally nuanced novel, Trollope (The Choir) depicts a young wife and mother who gets what she wants--the perfect house in Pitcombe, a perfect village in England.

But instead of. A Village Affair Great Drama, music could be improved, a bit light on the ending scene but all in all a fun village story. Claire Bloom is a deliciously selfish manipulating mother-in-law. I enjoy it for the complications of relationships in life.

A Village Affair, by highly acclaimed author Joanna Trollope, is a stylish, warm story of a marriage, a family, and a village affair. The Grey House is the final piece in the jigsaw of Alice Jordan's perfect life.

It seems to be the ultimate achievement of her outwardly happy marriage - a loyal, if dull husband, three children, two cars and now the house. 'A Village Affair is a totally absorbing read that's beautifully written, full of warmth, charm, humour, a compelling and heart-warming plot that I didn't want to put down' NetGalley Reviewer.

'This is a story about family, friendship, and realising your own worth and not being afraid of taking a chance, and I devoured this book in a couple of. A Village Affair by Joanna Trollope. Paperback (Reprint) $ View Overview. Alice Jordan looks forward to moving into The Grey House, an 18th-century residence in a village full of friendly eccentrics.

But the change of scenery leads to even greater changes, as she forms a sudden, fierce friendship with an independent young woman /5(2). A Village Affair by Joanna Trollope; 15 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Lesbians -- Fiction, Married women -- Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal.

A VILLAGE AFFAIR will leave no doubt that the author is one of the leading lights on writing daring, intelligent, and entertaining contemporary tales.

The elaborate story line centers on Alice's various relationships (not all happy) with a myriad of people/5(4). In contrast to Trollope's previous novels—in which romantic and familiar contretemps vibrate to the worst of times (the Boer War in The Steps of the Sun, ; the battle of Waterloo in Eliza Stanhope, ; etc.)—here the setting is a quite perfect, contemporary, sentimental abstract of an English village, gentry-dominated, and with archetypical inhabitants.

A Village Affair, by highly acclaimed author Joanna Trollope, is a stylish, warm story of a marriage, a family, and a village affair. The Grey House is the final piece in the jigsaw of Alice Jordan's perfect life.4/5(37). 'A Village Affair is a totally absorbing read that's beautifully written, full of warmth, charm, humour, a compelling and heart-warming plot that I didn't want to put down' NetGalley Reviewer.

'This is a story about family, friendship, and realising your own worth and not being afraid of taking a chance, and I devoured this book in a couple of /5(7). Directed by Moira Armstrong. With Sophie Ward, Kerry Fox, Nathaniel Parker, Jeremy Northam. Alice has married the rich but boring Martin.

When they move to a small village Martin starts flirting with Clodagh, but she is more interested in his wife Alice/10(). A Village Affair: Book Tour. 5th March Sarah Burns 1 Comment. Ad – affiliate links.

When I saw that this book, A Village Affair, was up for a blog tour I knew I wanted to be part of it. I’ve read books by this author, Julie Houston, before and really enjoyed them.

A Village Affair, by highly acclaimed author Joanna Trollope, is a stylish, warm story of a marriage, a family, and a village affair.

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The Grey House is the final piece in the jigsaw of Alice Jordan's perfect life. It seems to be the ultimate achievement of her outwardly happy marriage - a loyal, if dull husband, three children, two cars and now the house.4/5(30).

About A Village Affair. Alice Jordan looks forward to moving into The Grey House, an 18th-century residence in a village full of friendly eccentrics.

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But the change of scenery leads to even greater changes, as she forms a sudden, fierce friendship with an independent young woman named Clodagh-a friendship that will take her husband, the villagers, and Alice herself by complete surprise.

Get this from a library. A village affair. [Joanna Trollope] -- Alice Jordan and her husband buy an old house in a village full of friendly eccentrics.

As she settles into her new life, Alice finally finds what she's been searching for--a discovery that. Get this from a library. A village affair. [Joanna Trollope] -- The Grey House is the final piece in the jigsaw of Alice Jordan's perfect life. It seems to be the ultimate achievement of her outwardly happy marriage - a loyal, if dull husband, three children, two.

Get this from a library. A village affair. [Joanna Trollope] -- This warm and sometimes funny novel starts off when Alice and her husband buy an old house in a village full of friendly eccentrics. As she settles into her new life, Alice finally finds what she's.

However, once the women's clandestine affair is discovered, the villagers become standoffish towards them, Alice's husband is shaken to his core, and Alice will have to make the biggest decision of her life. This is the third of Joanna Trollope's books that I've read, and I have to say that A Village Affair was one book that I didn't want to end/5(8).

Book Review – A village Affair by Julie Houston @JulieHouston2 @VickyJoss1 @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary. Febru February 3, by Shalini, posted in Book Reviews, Fiction. Many thanks to publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour.

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