The Tale of Castle Cottage (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Sep 6, 2011 - Fiction - 320 pages
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The latest in the Cottage Tales series-starring Miss Potter herself!

It's the heart of summer in 1913, and Beatrix is eager to marry her fiancé, solicitor William Heelis. But there are a few obstacles blocking the happy couple's path to the altar, like the troubled remodeling of Castle Cottage-Will and Beatrix's future home...

  

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Review: The Tale of Castle Cottage (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter #8)

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I made it to the end of this series! I was a little surprised because the mysteries, such as they were, were getting flimsier and kind of trivial, and then in this one, someone is found hanged. I ... Read full review

Review: The Tale of Castle Cottage (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter #8)

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I made it to the end of this series! I was a little surprised because the mysteries, such as they were, were getting flimsier and kind of trivial, and then in this one, someone is found hanged. I ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter 1Miss Potter Works Under Difficulties
Chapter 3Three
Chapter
In the Castle Farm Barn
Lady Longford Is at a Loss
Chapter 7The Constable BringsBad News Chapter 8The Villagers Understand Chapter 9Miss Potter Learns the News
Chapter 18 Mrs Woodcock Goes Mushroom Hunting
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About the author (2011)

Susan Wittig Albert was born in Illinois in 1940. In 1985, she changed careers from working as the vice president and an English professor at Texas State University to becoming a full-time writer. During the mid- to late-1980s, Albert was a ghostwriter for the Nancy Drew mystery series. She wrote the acclaimed "Work of Her Own: How Women Create Success and Fulfillment off the Traditional Career Track" in 1992. Under the pseudonym of Robin Paige, Albert and her husband, Bill Albert, co-authored a twelve-volume mystery series set in late Victorian/Edwardian England. Albert writes the bestselling China Bayles mystery series, which features as its main character a Texas herbalist who had been a criminal attorney in Houston. Albert also writes the Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter historical fantasy series, which is set in England during the early twentieth century.

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