Four Ducks on a Pond
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Four Ducks on a Pond

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Well camouflaged and unobtrusive, Nicholas keenly observed the comings and goings of three generations of his family and their animals in a remote area of the Isle of Mull. In the early 1950s life was basic, without mains water or electricity, as each day followed the next. But sometimes the routine was disrupted. Despite its isolation, the island was affected by Foot and...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published May 1st 2010 by Birlinn Ltd
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The idea of this was so interesting and cute, but actually it felt like a chore to read. Not sure exactly why I didn't enjoy it more, just somehow didn't quite work.
A book on the rural life in Scotland. A very good illustration of country life told by the cat of the house. A quick and enjoyable read.
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Cosy, feel-good read. :-)
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