Review of 'In This House of Brede' by Rumer Godden

Republished by Virago. Although not published until 1969, 'In This House of Brede' is set in the 1950s and was adapted for television in 1975.  As is explained at the very beginning of the book, it arose out of the author's close contact with the Benedictine community at Stanbrook Abbey during a family crisis.  Involving... Continue Reading →

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