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Publisher's Summary

Teeming with marvelous, memorable characters in an audiobook that is a true masterpiece, Rosamunde Pilcher's Coming Home is a story to be savored, re-listened to, and cherished forever.

Set against the backdrop of an elegant Cornwall mansion before World War II and a vast continent-spanning canvas during the turbulent war years, this captivating story tells of an extraordinary young woman's coming of age, coming to grips with love and sadness, and in every sense of the term, coming home....

In 1935, Judith Dunbar is left behind at a British boarding school when her mother and baby sister go off to join her father in Singapore. At Saint Ursula's, her friendship with Loveday Carey-Lewis sweeps her into the privileged, madcap world of the British aristocracy, teaching her about values, friendship, and wealth.

But it will be the drama of war, as it wrenches Judith from those she cares about most, that will teach her about courage...and about love.

©1995 Robin Pilcher, Fiona Pilcher, Mark Pilcher, and the Trustees of Rosamunde Pilcher's 1988 Trust (P)2018 Hodder & Stoughton Ltd.

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Marvelous story line, Excellent narration

Wonderful characters against the back drop of WWII. Did not want the story to end.
The narrator gave an excellent preformance and made listening to the novel worthwhile.

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thoroughly enjoyable!

if it weren't for spot of poor quality in the audio where the splicing changes volume dramatically I would have given this a 5-star review.

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Great love story.

It is so refreshing to read an old fashion love story where all the characters you have come to to love have good things happen to them - despite living in the time of war. It made my heart feel happy.

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  • Joanna
  • Asheville, NC, United States
  • 05-15-18

loved it. excellent story, great characters.

This book is great for taking you to another place, out of your daily life. It's not deep or heady, but it was just what I needed for escapism. Perfect fro driving on a long trip, for just imagining and not thinking.

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Captivating

I can’t remember ever having enjoyed a book so much. I love these stories she writes. I am on my sixth audiobook and looking forward to another.

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my favorite narrator yet!

loved the history and perspective and stayed up way too late many nights listening to see what happened next...pleasant anticipation. except for literally only 3 small parts that seemed to drag I just shipped to the next chapter. Narrator was amazing

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Great listen.

Love this story, I couldn’t wait to get back to my book. The performance was outstanding.

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loved it<br />

I loved this book. I didn't want it to end.
The narration was excellent! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

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Endearing Story but audio issues

I absolutely lived this story! The narrator was perfection. I was pulled into this sory before the end of the first chapter!

The only issue with this book was some annoying fading in the audio throughout the entire book. If The story hadn’t been so good I would have returned the book. But I just ignored these issues because the story was that good!

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Wonderful

It was a slow start but then didn’t want it to end! The characters were like friends.