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Kate Howard is no longer a struggling author. A successful writer, for the past three years she has lived happily with her lover Stewart and her daughter Lucy in an old farmhouse in the beautiful, wild Auverge region of central France. When her son announces that he too intends to move to France, it would seem that life for Kate could not be sweeter. Then comes a bolt from ...more
Paperback, 496 pages
Published December 1st 2001 by Orion Publishing (first published 2001)
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Wizzfizz
Jan 02, 2013 Wizzfizz rated it liked it
A nice story that drew me in to the character's lives and made me keep reading into the night. Felt like a good gossip over the neighbour's fence!

Brutally honest Netta is my fave character. She speaks her mind with perfect bluntness and gets away with it every time!

Fave quote (Netta to god-daughter Caroline):
" That you love him is not in dispute. Whether it is wise of you to do so is the question we have to face."
Jennifer Colquhoun
Exiles is an interesting sequel to Advances. But one can't help wondering why the author changed Kate's husband's name from Tony to Alan. And I sometimes wish Anita' heroines were a little more like Netta!
Karen Lowe
Apr 15, 2013 Karen Lowe rated it liked it
A workmanlike story, which did keep me entertained till the end. For me, there was very little 'feel' of the Auvergne to the tale - it could just as easily have been set in Surrey. A long way from Rose Tremain's 'Trespass'
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Anita Burgh was born in Kent. She began to write in her late forties and was first published at the age of 50. She has subsequently had 23 novels published, numerous articles and short stories. Her themes are those of class, rejection and wealth. She writes books set in the modern world but also historical novels set in Victorian and Edwardian times – her latest being The Cresswell Inheritance tri ...more
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