One Girl And Her Dogs

One Girl And Her Dogs

EMMA GRAY'S NEW BOOK 'MY FARMING LIFE' ('A HEARTWARMING TALE OF LIFE ON THE LAND' Alan Titchmarsh) IS OUT NOW What happens when you swap 'I do' for pastures new? When twenty-three-year-old shepherdess Emma Gray breaks off her engagement, the chance to take over an isolated Northumberland farm seems just the fresh start she needs. But while the beautiful scenery certainly offers plenty of scope for contemplation, a night out with an eligible bachelor soon seems more remote than the farm itself. And once you add fugitive sheep and freak blizzards into the mix, Emma's dreams of a happy future at Fallowlees Farm quickly begin to fade. Throughout the long nights of lambing, the highs and lows of the local sheepdog trials and the day-to-day chores of maintaining a large, ramshackle farm, Emma's collies are her most loyal companions. With Bill, Fly, Roy and Alfie by her side, she'll never really be alone. Emma's remarkable first year at Fallowlees - the triumphs, the disasters, the heartbreak and the glimmer of romance on the horizon - is an inspiration for anyone who has ever dreamt of changing their life and starting all over again. ____________________________________________________________ Readers love ONE GIRL AND HER DOGS: 'This is an amazing book, difficult to put down. A must for all thinking of living of the land, or looking to be inspired by a hard working courageous young woman' 'What a little gem of a book, I loved it. Emma has given us a little taste of her life in the remote Fallowlees Farm in Northumberland, her knowledge of lambing is just astonishing to me and her beautiful dogs are amazing, I must admit to shedding a tear now and then, but there was plenty to chuckle at too' 'An admirable book' 'Very entertaining and readable. A brave girl who made the decision to become a sheep farmer and farm in a lovely and lonely spot' 'This story is written in such a way that you feel you are actually on the farm and going through the trials too. Wonderful empathy with her dogs and an excellent storyteller'


Author
Publisher Hachette UK
Release Date
ISBN 0748130160
Pages 288 pages
Rating 4/5 (60 users)

More Books:

One Girl And Her Dogs
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Emma Gray
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-26 - Publisher: Hachette UK

EMMA GRAY'S NEW BOOK 'MY FARMING LIFE' ('A HEARTWARMING TALE OF LIFE ON THE LAND' Alan Titchmarsh) IS OUT NOW What happens when you swap 'I do' for pastures new
Land of Shadows
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Judy Vowles
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Lulu.com

The Wild Cat Crime
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Carolyn Keene
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-22 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

While working for a TV news team, Nancy gets a chance to cover a breaking story at the zoo—a cougar, belonging to one of the world’s endangered species, has
Swimming With Dolphins
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Catriona Travers
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Chipmunkapublishing ltd

A History of Horses Told by Horses
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: H. A. Levin
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

On a peaceful country morning, a horse named Bess approaches and connects telepathically with the author. At the mare's urging, the author agrees to write A His
Imag(in)ing Otherness
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: S. Brent Plate
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Imag(in)ing Otherness explores relationships between film and religion, aesthetics and ethics. The volume examines these relationships by viewing how otherness
Element of Risk
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Robyn Donald
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-15 - Publisher: Harlequin

"I thought I was rid of you—why the hell did you have to come back?" It was eleven years—two lifetimes ago—since Perdita Gladstone and Luke Dennison had m
A Father's Quest
Language: en
Pages: 622
Authors: Wayne McColley
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-06 - Publisher: Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.

The title of the book, A Father's Quest, was decided on years before I started writing the book. I knew that I would be writing a book from what a medium had to
Suzan-Lori Parks in Person
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Philip C Kolin
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This collection of interviews offers unprecedented insight into the plays and creative works of Suzan-Lori Parks, as well as being an important commentary on co
Bess Of Hardwick
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Mary S. Lovell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-04 - Publisher: Hachette UK

From the bestselling author of The Mitford Girls: A 'wonderfully researched' (Sunday Express) biography of Bess of Hartwick, the most powerful woman in England