Dora Jessie Saint is a hugely successful author otherwise known as Miss. Read. Saint frequently took aspects of her personal life and poured them into her writing, which can be seen in the Fairacre series of stories. They capture village life from the point of view of a teacher who casts her eye over the events that occur in the village and the intriguing characters that live there.
This compilation of two Miss. Read stories focuses on occurrences in the village of Fairacre. 'Village Christmas' is a story of newcomers to the community of Fairacre and follows the events and thoughts of the village people as they come to terms with new arrivals. A community caught up in their own traditions and conventions, these villagers have a hard time understanding the hip young couple. The second story featured in this collection is 'The White Robin'. When a white robin makes its appearance in the village, interest is spread throughout the country.
Buy these audiobooks on CD now to hear the story of the white robin, how it affects the village of Fairacre and listen to another Miss. Read classic tale of Christmas in the traditionally quaint English village. June Barrie reads this three-CD complete and unabridged set.