Barbara, an English girl and the eldest of her family, spends most days helping her widowed mother care for her younger siblings. Then disaster strikes - or so the children believe! Barbara is taken to France to see Paris by her father's formidable sister, Aunt Anne. She stays on in Brittany to perfect her French. In this series of funny stories about her adventures in France, we meet a cast of recurring characters - and both Barbara and Aunt Anne find love! (Summary by Sibella Denton)
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December 31, 2021 Subject:
Uplifting and wholesome little story
What an absolute treasure! This is an uplifting and wholesome little story, made truly special by the flawless narration of the reader, Sibella Denton. 'Barbara in Brittany' is a gem of a sweet little tale about the adventures of a resourceful, thoughtful and self-sufficient young lady. Barbara, on the cusp of young womanhood, looks for the positive in every situation while dealing with the negative in an entertainingly quick-witted, spirited and plucky manner. An irrepressibly positive story!