The Magic Summer

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Dell, 1987 - Families - 226 pages
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When their mother goes away to take care of their sick father, the four Gareth children must spend the summer in Ireland with a great aunt they've never met.

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User Review  - SueinCyprus - LibraryThing

Alex and his three siblings live in London. In the first chapter their father sets off for a year’s international travel. Then disaster strikes, and the children are sent to life with their eccentric ... Read full review

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4 children have to spend the summer in Ireland with their excentric great aunt who they've never met. The events are quite eposidic but a very good book. Read full review


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Noel Streatfeild, born 1895, was one of the daughters of the Bishop of Lewes and a great-granddaughter of the prison reformer Elizabeth Fry. She was unmarried and led a busy London literary life and had written over eighty books by the time of her death in 1986.

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