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Vivacious, young Hester Christie tries to run her home like clockwork, as would befit the wife of British Army officer, Tim Christie. However hard Mrs Tim strives for seamless living, she is always trying to remember groceries, rule lively children and side-step village gossip. Left alone for months at a time whilst her husband is with his regiment, Mrs Tim resolves to keep a diary of family life.
When a move to a new regiment in Scotland uproots the Christie family, Hester is hurled into a whole new drama. Against the wild landscape of surging rivers, rocks and rolling mists, who should stride into Mrs Tim's life one day but the dashing Major Morley. Hester will soon find that life holds unexpected crossroads...
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Dorothy Emily Stevenson was born in Edinburgh on the 18th, November 1892. She is usually referred to as D. E. Stevenson and during her lifetime she wrote over 40 novels, which were published on both sides of the Atlantic. She married Captain James Reid Peploe in 1916 and had four children. Her first book Peter West was published in 1923 but she did not really start to become a novelist until 1932 with the publication of her first 'Mrs. Tim' book. Dorothy Emily Stevenson died the 30th of December 1973 at the age of 81 and was buried in Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland where she lived for many years.Review:
“The writer's unflagging humour, her shrewd, worldly wisdom, and her extremely realistic pictures of garrison life make it all good reading.” ―Times Literary Supplement (UK)
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Book Description Isis Large Print, 2011. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0753186098