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8 thoughts on “Towards Mellbreak

  1. says:

    This novel depicts the downfall of Lake District farming the strong bond between the rough land and the farmers

  2. says:

    My cousin recommended this book to me after I shared my delight at finally reading How Green was my Valley This didn't compa

  3. says:

    #WorldFromMyArmchairTowards Mellbreak by MarieElsaBragg ChattoBooks Shortlisted for Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award 2018 Review Livre très attachant C'est touchant à l’extrème C'est d'une puissance rare

  4. says:

    I'm ambivalent about this book On one hand I appreciated the rich seams of family love and support their sustaining religion and their caring for and loving the farm in the Lake District On the other hand I struggled with the dialogue in dialect particularly off putting at the beginning and despite the family tree at the front confusion as

  5. says:

    Marie Elsa Bragg's first novel is a tough and painful portrait of a Lake District farming family over twenty odd years from the early seventies through to the mid nineties Their world is not that of tourist Lakeland but one of tradition sheer physical hard work the church and grim dealings with ever increasing interference from government It's a tragic tale and the fact that the tragedy is an outcome of burea

  6. says:

    I’m afraid that I couldn’t persevere with this book despite its short length It was a book group read and I did think it might do well with the others who are Cumbrians and knew the area Unfortunately it was not a hit with anyone in the group

  7. says:

    Probably should give a higher rating snapshot of the farmers' bond with the land but the tough restrictions rules

  8. says:

    I just loved this book although it is heartbreaking with such tragic conseuences for those involved The writing is so beautiful so gentle in the telling of the story of a an old and settled way of life

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Characters Ô eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ Marie-Elsa Bragg

Shortlisted for the Writers' Guild Best First Novel AwardSelected as a 2017 Book of the Year in the New StatesmanAfter many generations it is now in 1971 Harold who runs Ard Farm Out on the fells he feels his father’s presence and there is hope that he his grandmother and his Uncle Joe will be able to take the farm forward and pro. My cousin recommended this book to me after I shared my delight at finally reading How Green was my Valley This didn t compare I guess if you are a fells person it would have made a difference How Green was my Valley touched me in lots of ways but I have strong family connections with the area Characters appeared in this book without background though there is some lovely descriptive stuff and strong family ties Not a favourite for me Ni Un Jefe Más. Quiero tener mi negocio y ser mi propio jefe. Secretos para independizarse: Cómo un Emprendedor Exitoso. Cómo crear una empresa exitosa. Cómo emprender e iniciar un negocio rentable in the New StatesmanAfter many generations No Limits (No existen Límites cuando se cree en uno mismo) it Captain Wentworths Persuasion is now Canu Cynnar in 1971 Harold who runs Ard Farm Out on the fells he feels his father’s presence and there La bondad de los extraños is hope that he his grandmother and his Uncle Joe will be able to take the farm forward and pro. My cousin recommended this book to me after I shared my delight at finally reading How Green was my Valley This didn t compare I guess Willy the Wizard if you are a fells person Off-side it would have made a difference How Green was my Valley touched me Enséñame más in this book without background though there Wonder (The Books of Marvella, is some lovely descriptive stuff and strong family ties Not a favourite for me

Review Towards Mellbreak

Towards Mellbreak

Sper But their way of life is under threat Farming is undergoing huge change and increasingly harmful intervention As the years pass and Harold has a son of his own he strives to keep control of his land to make a go of it even while forces he cannot understand are gradually destroying him Towards Mellbreak is a hymn both to the lan. I m ambivalent about this book On one hand I appreciated the rich seams of family love and support their sustaining religion and their caring for and loving the farm in the Lake District On the other hand I struggled with the dialogue in dialect particularly off putting at the beginning and despite the family tree at the front confusion as to who characters were and being plunged into a family situation with no setting of the scene I didn t understand the business with the torn rags eitherThe writing and use of words are beautiful though particularly in describing the lakes and mountains and a real sense of spirituality comes through Ni Un Jefe Más. Quiero tener mi negocio y ser mi propio jefe. Secretos para independizarse: Cómo un Emprendedor Exitoso. Cómo crear una empresa exitosa. Cómo emprender e iniciar un negocio rentable is under threat Farming No Limits (No existen Límites cuando se cree en uno mismo) is undergoing huge change and Captain Wentworths Persuasion increasingly harmful Canu Cynnar intervention As the years pass and Harold has a son of his own he strives to keep control of his land to make a go of La bondad de los extraños it even while forces he cannot understand are gradually destroying him Towards Mellbreak Willy the Wizard is a hymn both to the lan. I m ambivalent about this book On one hand I appreciated the rich seams of family love and support their sustaining religion and their caring for and loving the farm Off-side in the Lake District On the other hand I struggled with the dialogue Enséñame más into a family situation with no setting of the scene I didn t understand the business with the torn rags eitherThe writing and use of words are beautiful though particularly Wonder (The Books of Marvella, in describing the lakes and mountains and a real sense of spirituality comes through

Characters Ô eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ Marie-Elsa Bragg

Dscape of Cumbria and to a disappearing world Poetic beautiful and tragic it gives an account of the struggle to preserve traditions and beliefs in the face of change It is a uietly bold indictment of the treatment of generations of British men and an assertion of the power to be found in the rituals we pass down through our familie. I m afraid that I couldn t persevere with this book despite its short length It was a book group read and I did think it might do well with the others who are Cumbrians and knew the area Unfortunately it was not a hit with anyone in the group