A Welcome in the Valley

  • Title: A Welcome in the Valley
  • Author: Grace Thompson
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 113
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • A Welcome in the Valley A delightful post war saga set in a charming Welsh town The little Welsh village of Hen Carw Parc the old deer park seems to be an island of rural tranquility But the inhabitants are a lively and vari
    A delightful post war saga set in a charming Welsh town The little Welsh village of Hen Carw Parc the old deer park seems to be an island of rural tranquility But the inhabitants are a lively and varied community and none so than Nelly Luke, the cheerful Cockney widow who for many years has made the ramshackle cottage on the village outskirts her cosy, if unco A delightful post war saga set in a charming Welsh town The little Welsh village of Hen Carw Parc the old deer park seems to be an island of rural tranquility But the inhabitants are a lively and varied community and none so than Nelly Luke, the cheerful Cockney widow who for many years has made the ramshackle cottage on the village outskirts her cosy, if unconventional, home.Although her eccentric lifestyle is the despair of her social climbing daughter Evie, Nelly s warmth and wisdom win her many friends There s Fay, the young newly wed whose marriage is haunted by the all too substantial ghost of her first love, lost in the war Amy, the glamorous shopkeeper whose private life is colourful indeed and her dignified sister Prue, whose family cupboard contains than a few skeletons.Against the mounting excitement of the Coronation summer, Nelly steers her friends and family through storm and sunshine alike Painting a lively yet realistic picture of village life in post war Wales, this is a heartwarming story of ordinary people and their far from ordinary lives A Welcome in the Valley is the first book in Grace Thompson s Valley sagas, and is sure to engross readers of Maureen Reynolds and Rosie Clarke The Valley Sagas A Welcome in the ValleyValley AffairsThe Changing ValleyValley in Bloom

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    About Grace Thompson


    1. Grace Thompson is a much loved Welsh author of saga and romance novels, and a mainstay of libraries throughout the country Born and raised in Barry, South Wales, she is the author of numerous series, including the Valley series, the Pendragon Island series, and the Badgers Brook series She published her 42nd novel shortly after celebrating her 80th birthday, and continues to live in South Wales Grace typically spends her mornings writing and afternoons walking the cliffs and beaches of Mumbles and Gower.


    344 Comments


    1. Disappointing!When I started reading this book, I was delighted, but it soon degenerated into another Peyton Place. Too many sordid details to suit me.

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    2. Another good read!This is a story for anyone who feels left out on life. Nelly let's us all know that everyone deserves happiness matter what it takes

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    3. A delightful story set in a small village near Swansea in South Wales in the early 1950's.It is well written with snippets of scandal and gossip.I love the characters, especially Nelly.

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