By Elizabeth Von Arnim


Since her mother's death Jennifer has devoted her life to her father, managing the family home and acting as his secretary. After the sudden announcement that he has taken a new wife, Jennifer, at 33, seizes the opportunity to lead an independent life. She secures the lease of Rose Cottage and turns her attention to her own needs and interests. With a humorous tone, this novel explores the familial and societal expectations placed on single women during the interwar years.

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Narrator Heather Stewart
Length 11hrs 30mins
Catalogue No. 14767
Publisher British Library; 2020
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