Tuesday, 24 April 2012

We pay tribute to Miss Read!

Dora Jessie Saint MBE (17 April 1913 – 7 April 2012), née Shafe, best known by the pen name Miss Read, was an English novelist, by profession a schoolmistress. Her pseudonym was derived from her mother's maiden name. She is best known for two series of novels set in the British countryside - the Fairacre novels and the Thrush Green novels.

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