A Job for Susan (The Susan books) by Jane Shaw

By Jane Shaw

In a task for Susan, Susan’s mom and dad are finally lower back from Africa, after 3 years in which she lived along with her Carmichael cousins in Wichwood. thankfully Mr and Mrs Lyle are both enchanted with Wichwood Village, and lease Maggie Zimmerli’s little apartment simply 5 mins stroll from the Carmichaels’. Christmas is on its method, yet invoice is feeling merely panic as he realises his rash promise to elevate £10 for Oxfam over the vacations has to be fulfilled. Susan fortunately springs into motion to aid him out, and embarks on a spurt of inexpert yet enthusiastic fundraising. after they discover the price of infrequent cash, their look for a 1953 penny turns into the stuff of farce, yet a visit to the financial institution to procure a small sack of swap leads to the trap of a few neighborhood hoodlums.

Wichwood Village in genuine existence used to be Dulwich, the place Jane Shaw and her kin spent a number of satisfied years prior to emigrating to South Africa. the entire homes and retailers pointed out within the e-book may be traced on a map of Dulwich. For readers who've her profession over the last ten books, it really is apparently enjoyable to learn of Susan’s unmarred happiness in ultimately having her mom and dad domestic back, and of her relish introducing her schoolfriend Tessa, who joins Susan for the vacations, to her Wichwood haunts.

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