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The Secrets of Ivy Garden

Narrated by: Kristin Atherton
Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
4.8 out of 5 stars (4 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

When Holly breaks up with her boyfriend Dean, she’s at a loss as to what to do next. But things go from bad to worse when her beloved grandmother Ivy dies - and Holly is left in charge of sorting out Ivy’s house and garden.

As she sorts through her grandmother’s belongings and makes her way through the wilderness outside, Holly soon finds that there is more to Ivy than meets the eye and uncovers a surprising family secret that changes everything.

This is a heart-warming and hilarious story from Catherine Ferguson about starting over, learning to garden and most of all learning to love.

©2020 Catherine Ferguson (P)2020 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

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Good storyline & characters. Fabulous narration.

Enjoyed the story, but did feel that the main character was a little pithy, especially when it came to her dealing with Helena. Narration was brilliant as always by Kirsten. I could listen to anything she reads.

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  • Trek
  • 18-05-2020

Enjoyable to the end

Great to listen to whilst doing my daily walk in these different times, narrator good, story not to predictable, overall would absolutely recommend. Would listen to again

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  • Catlady
  • 03-06-2020

nice

After finally allowing myself to read chic lit I found this story. good story ,well paced, loved the narrator would recommend for a holiday read or a day in the garden with pimms.

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  • Sarah
  • 25-05-2020

Perfect from start to finish

This was a brilliant story and perfect narrator. It’s a feel good book which is so nice to listen to. The story flowed throughout and kept me hooked, I didn’t want it to end. Left me wanted more from the story.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 14-04-2020

Brilliant book

I liked the well rounded and likeable but realistic characters. Henrietta was hilarious and really made the book for me

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  • cathie
  • 23-07-2020

great listen.

I did really enjoy this audiobook. Great story and lovely characters..I did notice a couple of errors while listening which I did rewind to make sure I hadn't misheard, but overall s great listen.

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  • susanne H
  • 08-06-2020

Not for me

I don't like to give poor reviews but to read this you need to be the sort of person who believes that; 1 , someone who doesn't know the difference between delphinium and ragwort can get a job as a professional gardener and 2, someone who has never read a book can become an author. Badly written and badly read. A waste of a credit

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  • Anne-Marie Raynor
  • 13-09-2020

Soothing enjoyment

A delightful read and enjoyable story. Not too keen on female mens voices, however that didn't spoil it for me.

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  • Amazo
  • 16-07-2020

gentle , lovely characters

really enjoyed this read. plenty of outdoor descriptions. got to know the characters well . often felt l was there.