Elizabeth Cadell
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Elizabeth Cadell

Elizabeth Cadell was born in 1903 in Calcutta, India. During the Great War she studied music in London, but refused a musical career and returned to India where she married and had two children. After she was widowed ten years later, she returned to England.

Elizabeth wrote her first book 'My Dear Aunt Flora' during the Second World War in 1946, thereafter producing another 52 light-hearted, humorous and romantic books which won her a faithful readership in England and America. She moved to Portugal in 1960 and subsequently set many of her books in that country. She died in 1989, aged eighty-five.

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    • Be My Guest

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Janet Cadell Reynolds
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    On holiday in Portugal to take their daughter's mind off a troubled love affair, the Channing family is befriended by the hospitable Baronesa Narvao - but they soon find her hospitality something of an embarrassment....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another terrific Elizabeth Cadell story!

    • By topcatrules on 08-28-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Golden Collar

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Janet Cadell Reynolds
    • Length: 7 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    David Eliot’s future seemed secure with his engagement to Marly Tranter, the daughter of the incredibly rich and powerful Sir Bertram Tranter. As an architect, David seemed to fit right in with the family, even if it included a golden collar....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Yellow Brick Road

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Helen Taylor
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    One day Jody was found lying at the foot of a staircase on her way to give a client a beauty treatment. When she recovered and talked of a man with a goat and a yellow-and-black front door....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cleverly written mystery. Loved the romance and really enjoyed the book.

    • By topcatrules on 11-06-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Friendly Air

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Anna Guerrier
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    The friendly air describes the atmosphere in sunny Portugal where young, beautiful Emma Challis finds herself as the temporary companion to Lady Grantly who has just bought a home there. She took on the task at the request of her fiancé, Gerald Delmont - a brilliant and sophisticated man....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Friendly Air

    • By Jann on 09-26-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Fledgling

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Maddy Everington
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    At Edmund Brooke's insistence, his 10-year-old daughter, Vitorina, leaves the closed world of her old and strait-laced great-aunts and their Portuguese mansion - complete with chapel - and journeys to a boarding school in England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful story and flawless narration.

    • By topcatrules on 05-15-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Sun in the Morning

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Maddy Everington
    • Length: 6 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Although this story's particular events could not have happened anywhere except in British-India, everyone will feel at home in its sunny atmosphere....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Narrated by the author's great granddaughter!

    • By Pauline Baird Jones on 06-06-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Shadow on the Water

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Janet Cadell Reynolds
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Kate Verney left her home in London at Christmas time to travel to Buenos Aires to meet her first grandchild! On the voyage she makes friends with Lindy and Rex Barron, two young adults who lost their mother....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful story and excellent narration!

    • By topcatrules on 04-27-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Corner Shop

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Helen Taylor
    • Length: 6 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    Lucille Abbey runs her London secretarial agency with utmost efficiency....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another lovely recording of a favorite author/sto

    • By Pauline Baird Jones on 06-06-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Iris in Winter

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Alexandra Reynolds
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    This audiobook is in the happiest tradition of the English social comedy, and those who want to find as much life and laughter as possible will enjoy listening to it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Oh my! It's so romantic!

    • By topcatrules on 05-26-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Lark Shall Sing

    • By: Elizabeth Cadell
    • Narrated by: Stevie Zimmerman
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    There was no money, the family was scattered, and Lucille, who had mothered them all since she was 16, was going to be married. So the house must be sold; Lucille knew that was the only....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It’s a miracle! The Waynes of Wood Mount trilogy is now on Audible!

    • By topcatrules on 07-20-16

    Regular price: $19.95

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