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The Boy Who Taught the Beekeeper To Read

AuthorSusan Hill

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Duration4h

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Short Stories

PublisherIsis

VersionUnabridged

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A young prep school boy, visiting his aunt's country house, finds company and friendship with the gentle beekeeper and begins teaching the man to read; a young country girl fights against becoming a down-trodden domestic skivvy like her dead mother, while another girl reaches a delicate understanding with an elderly blind man as they walk along the beach. Unexpected liaisons, relationships and sympathies, isolated and odd individuals all feature in this collection of short stories from Susan Hill.

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