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    • ISBN:9781444738414
    • Publication date:04 Aug 2011

Rural Bliss

By Lou Wakefield

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A laugh-out-loud comedy of country manners
Biographical Notes

Born and brought up in Leicester, Lou Wakefield is a writer, director and actor. She played the original Janet in the Rocky Horror Show at the Kings Road Theatre in the mid-1970s; for many years she played Jackie Woodstock in The Archers; TV appearances include Morse, The Bill and Casualty. She has directed Coronation Street and Brookside among others. Currently she has a new series in development, Baggage, for the Wall to Wall TV production company, and she co-writes the highly successful Ladies of Letters, which is now in its third series on Radio 4, starring Prunella Scales and Patricia Routledge.

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  • ISBN: 9780340733820
  • Publication date: 14 Apr 2003
  • Page count: 352
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
Rural Bliss is better than a weekend in the country. Read this and you won't stop smiling. — Meera Syal
A book from which the sweetest dreams will come. — Dorothy Rowe
A blissfully witty romantic romp. — Sue Townsend
Quirky and totally original. — Katie Fforde
Wakefield is good on the minutiae of waiting for a man to call, female bids to stem the ravages of time and the smugness of the happily married woman. Well written — Marie Claire
Warm, astute and deeply satisfying — Bookseller
Dry, wry and laugh-out-loud funny — Choice
Very funny — Heat
Escapist fun — Woman's Own
Sparkling comedy romance — Hello!
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