How Green Was My Valley

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Simon and Schuster, Jun 16, 2009 - Fiction - 512 pages
13 Reviews
"How Green Was My Valley" is Richard Llewellyn's bestselling -- and timeless -- classic and the basis of a beloved film. As Huw Morgan is about to leave home forever, he reminisces about the golden days of his youth when South Wales still prospered, when coal dust had not yet blackened the valley. Drawn simply and lovingly, with a crisp Welsh humor, Llewellyn's characters fight, love, laugh and cry, creating an indelible portrait of a people.
 

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User Review  - Myriam - Goodreads

What can I say? This novel was right up my alley. It revolves around a family and their lives in all their complexity and their amazing simplicity, set in a Welsh coal mining village (which was a ... Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

There is lovely there is (as the characters in Llewellyn's 1939 novel might say). A paean to a bygone world, the novel looks back on a Welsh mining community in the late 19th century, where the voices ... Read full review

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