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Two Great Novels: The New Rector; Talk of the Village (Tales from Turnham Malpas #1-2)

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THE NEW RECTOR Peter Harris is the new rector of Turnham Malpas but, as he soon discovers village life is more complex than he'd bargained on. As events turn nasty in the village, Peter's pastoral role become more crucial than ever - and yet he must wrestle with his own demons that could still wreck his life. TALK OF THE VILLAGE The village of Turnham Malpas is bedevilled ...more
Published (first published January 1st 2001)
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I started this book in May but somehow it got left unfinished and I have only just come back to it. I thoroughly enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone who likes a village setting with a bit of a mystery. The thing about Turnham Malpas is that although it is an idyllic English country village, its residents are not portrayed as being perfect! As I read I got really drawn into the life of the village and I became like the typical village gossip. I found myself saying things to
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Rebecca Shaw is the bestselling author of more than one million books.
She wrote 29 novels, mainly published in two series. The Barleybridge series is set in a country vet practice. The Turnham Malpas series revolves around the lives, love and intrigues of a fictional country village.
All of these books are still in print; a remarkable tribute to the enduring popularity of her stories. It means rea
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Other Books in the Series

Tales from Turnham Malpas (1 - 10 of 18 books)
  • The New Rector (Tales from Turnham Malpas #1)
  • Talk of the Village (Tales from Turnham Malpas #2)
  • Village Matters (Tales from Turnham Malpas #3)
  • Village Show (Tales from Turnham Malpas #4)
  • Village Secrets (Tales from Turnham Malpas #5)
  • Scandal In The Village
  • Village Gossip (Tales from Turnham Malpas #7)
  • Trouble in the Village (Tales from Turnham Malpas #8)
  • A Village Dilemma (Tales from Turnham Malpas #9)
  • Intrigue In The Village

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