Over the gate
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Fairacre series volume 5.
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[United States] : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007.
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&;Here you&;ll find delicious wit, quirky characters, the colorful intrigues of daily life, and certainly love and laughter. . . . Delightful.&; &;Jan Karon Throughout her years as schoolmistress, Miss Read has gathered excellent accounts of the rich and varied history of her beloved English village, often through neighborly conversation over the gate. Fairacre has garnered its share of odd incidents, entertaining episodes, and village folklore, from an unusual recipe for weight loss found in an old notebook&;and used with alarming consequences&;to the tragic story of the village ghost. In Over the Gate, Miss Read retells many of these treasured stories of Fairacre past and present, with characteristic grace and wit.   &;Affectionate, humorous, and gently charming . . . sometimes funny, sometimes touching, always appealing.&; &;The New York Times   &;Miss Read has a humble, laughing heart.&; &;Mademoiselle
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Throughout her years as schoolmistress, Miss Read has gathered excellent accounts of the rich and varied history of her beloved country village, often through neighborly conversation over the gate. Fairacre has garnered its share of odd incidents, entertaining episodes, and village folklore, from an unusual recipe for weight loss found in an old notebook-and used with alarming consequences-to the tragic story of the village ghost. With characteristic grace and vigor, Miss Read retells many treasured stories of Fairacre past and present.
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Read. (2007). Over the gate. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Read. 2007. Over the Gate. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Read, Over the Gate. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007.

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Read. Over the Gate. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007. Web.

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