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Shire Hell By Rachel Johnson

Shire Hell by Rachel Johnson

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Summary

Mimi and Ralph have left social climbing, pushy parenting and their marital problems behind them in London, and moved west to the bucolic green depths of the country. Or so they thought.

Shire Hell Summary

Shire Hell by Rachel Johnson

Mimi and Ralph have left social climbing, pushy parenting and their marital problems behind them in London, and moved west to the bucolic green depths of the country. Or so they thought. Yes, there's mud and masses of fresh air, plenty of handsome hayseeds and there's Rose, Mimi's new best friend and Dorset's answer to Martha Stewart. But what should be Shire Heaven is, it turns out, just as tricky to navigate as Notting Hell. There's low-level conflict between the racehorses in vintage/Diesel/Ralph Lauren and the brood mares in Barbour/Boden, there's guerrilla warfare between the landowners and eco-warriers and naked hostility between Old Money, New Money and No Money.Yes, in honeybourne, if you don't have: a landscaped garden within 1000 acres (minimum) of prime land; a helipad for your trophy guests; an organic farm shop selling 16 sorts of home-made sausages; four pony-mad polo-playing children; a literary festival in your mini-stately; and, a bottom that looks smackable in jodhpurs, then, well...you're Mimi basically. And that's just the start of her problems. Mimi also has a secret. But can she keep it?

Shire Hell Reviews

Praise for Notting Hell 'Shiveringly brilliant' Jilly Cooper 'An addictively funny read about the lives of the rich and richer ****' Heat 'A wickedly funny comedy of modern manners' OK!

About Rachel Johnson

Rachel Johnson is a newspaper columnist and journalist. She is married to Ivo Dawnay, has children, and lives in London and Somerset. The Mummy Diaries and Notting Hell are available now from Penguin.

Additional information

GOR000394490
9780141035697
0141035692
Shire Hell by Rachel Johnson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
2008-05-15
320
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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