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Katherine's Marriage | [D. E. Stevenson]

Katherine's Marriage

Katherine Wentworth has married her hero, Alec Macfarlane. On their honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands, she can scarcely believe that the four previous lonely years can have been replaced by so much joy. But her unclouded happiness does not last long. The return to Edinburgh brings her into conflict with her old school friend, Alec’s sister Zilla. A beautiful woman who had expected Alec to remain a lifelong companion, devoted only to her.
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Katherine Wentworth has married her hero, Alec Macfarlane. On their honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands, she can scarcely believe that the four previous lonely years can have been replaced by so much joy. But her unclouded happiness does not last long. The return to Edinburgh brings her into conflict with her old school friend, Alec’s sister Zilla. A beautiful woman who had expected Alec to remain a lifelong companion, devoted only to her.

Then the jealousies and greed of her first husband’s family threaten to bring unhappiness to her stepson Simon, who has new responsibilites as the heir to the great English estate of Limbourne…

©1965 D.E. Stevenson (P)2011 Soundings

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    Jerri United States 04-12-12
    Jerri United States 04-12-12 Member Since 2008
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    "Another delightful holiday in Scotland"

    Lesley Mackie has added her gentle Scots accent to another of D. E. Stevenson's delightful novels set mainly in Scotland. This story, of The Marriage Of Katherine (the U.S. title for this novel) lets the modern listener travel to Scotland and camp by a lovely loch, shop in Edinburgh and visit its famous "Castle", and experience the joys and sorrows of newly married life. Like all of D. E. Stevenson's novels, this book is a pleasure to listen to, and Lesley Mackie helps it along.

    I can only hope that soon we will get audio versions of the two books that come before this. Katherine's Marriage is a direct sequel to Katherine Wentworth, starting just a few days/weeks after the end of that book so I hope that plans to produce an audiobook version of Katherine Wentworth are in the works. Katherine's Marriage also makes reference to an early novel by D. E. Stevenson, Smouldering Fire, with overlaping characters and locations, and an audiobook version of that early novel would by wonderful as well.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    sharon san diego, california, United States 08-29-13
    sharon san diego, california, United States 08-29-13 Member Since 2007

    love to read and love audio books!Favorite authors: Marcia Willett,Nevil Shute,Mary Stewart,and Jacqueline Winspear. I could go on and on but wont bore you! I belong to a book group and we often" Listen" to the books we have selected for the month while using a paper copy for the discussion notes. It really enhances the quality of the story.

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    "Must Read Sequal to Katherines Marriage"

    Another beautiful story with a great narrator. Anything By this author is well worth getting.
    I have read ALL of D.E. Stevenson's books over the past 50 years .Many several times
    over,and I have to say" Listening "to them adds to the pleasure of the experience.
    If you like good old fashioned writing that does not depend on sex and violence to carry the story then try any thing by this author. I would LOVE to see more titles added to the list of choices from Audible.

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    Beverly Appleton, WI, United States 07-02-12
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    "A sweet romance"

    D E Stevenson is the master of the simple but charming story, with every-day characters and happy endings. She is my go-to author for frazzled days. Katherine's Marriage has many lively moments, likable people, the dreadful Zelda, and deals with a modern problem - the blended family. The narration is excellent.

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    Rhonda Grundy, VA, United States 07-21-12
    Rhonda Grundy, VA, United States 07-21-12 Member Since 2010
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    "Boring!!!!!!!!!"
    Would you try another book from D. E. Stevenson and/or Lesley Mackie?

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    It was routine and so boring I could not stay awake to listen


    How could the performance have been better?

    have a plot


    What character would you cut from Katherine's Marriage?

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    Any additional comments?

    my daily routine would be more interesting.

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