The Desperate Diary of a Country Housewife

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The Desperate Diary of a Country Housewife
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  • 9780007265237
  • 9780007347520

If you've ever dreamt of a new life in the country, this highly entertaining and candid account of country living might make you think again…

Fresh air, rolling fields, Cath Kidston tea towels and home-baked cake – isn't that what Martha's new life will be?

Apparently not. Having upped sticks and moved her young family from the gritty city to Paradise, she discovers things aren't quite that easy. Collapsing kitchen ceilings; a plague of slugs; coffee mornings with Stepford mums and garden warfare with the neighbours are just a few of the trials. And with her husband away working in London, Martha just can't stop thinking about the sexy builder who's meant to be turning the house into her dream home…

  • HarperCollins Publishers; October 2009
  • ISBN: 9780007347520
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  • Title: The Desperate Diary of a Country Housewife
  • Author: Daisy Waugh
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
Subject categories
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  • 9780007265237
  • 9780007347520

About The Author

Daisy Waugh is a journalist and travel writer. She has worked as an agony aunt and as a restaurant critic. She was a teacher at a girl’s school in Northern Kenya and has also written a weekly column from Los Angeles about her attempts to become a Hollywood scriptwriter. Daisy and her family of five live in London.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780007265237
  • 9780007347520