Cold Comfort Farm
Winner of the 1933 Femina Vie Heureuse Prize, 'Cold Comfort Farm' is a wickedly funny portrait of British rural life in the 1930?s. Flora Poste, a recently orphaned socialite, moves in with her country relatives, the gloomy Starkadders of 'Cold Comfort Farm,' and becomes enmeshed in a web of violent emotions, despair, and scheming, until Flora manages to set things right. A BBC Radio Presents dramatization featuring stirring music and sound effects.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BookConcierge - LibraryThing
My brother saw the movie and said it was great - "very funny." So I bought the book on whim (scanning the shelves at the book store). I found it hard to read because of the language. It didn't really ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quiBee - LibraryThing
This was an amusing novel, written back in 1932, as a parody of rural novels that had been popular for years. The heroine is an intelligent, modern young woman who unfortunately has no way to earn her ... Read full review