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The life of Penelope Keeling, the daughter of a pre-Raphaelite artist, is thrown into turmoil and reminiscence when she discovers that one of her father's paintings is worth a small fortune. Pilcher's ...

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A lovely thick book that you can really get your t...

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A wonderful compelling novel-The Shellseekers' by Rosamunde Pilcher Rosamunde Pilcher has written many novels and short stories. Some of her books have been made, very successfully, into television films and plays. In my opinion, they translate wonderfully to the television screen. Rosamunde...

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Excellent

“Peerless Pilcher”

published 05/03/2004

Delightful characters, very well-written, eminentl...

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The prologue to 'The Shell Seekers' introduces us to Penelope, a woman in her sixties who is returning home in a taxi after discharging herself from hospital. The first time I read it, I had an immediate image of a strong independent lady, and it was a little worrying to learn that she had been...

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Readable, compelling,

None because it's perfect within its genre

I first read this book 20-odd years ago. It's still in print, it's been made into a TV film. And it still retains the immediacy and readability which made it deservedly a best-seller. Since Rosamunde Pilcher, now in her eighties, achieved fame in 1987 after decades of wriitng romantic fiction...

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Super

Indepth, heart warming, sensitive, romantic, endea...

A tad old fashioned, slightly stereotypical charac...

Rosamunde Pilcher's phenomenally successful novel, The Shell Seekers captures the hearts and minds of all who read it. Despite having a long and distinguished career as a novelist and a short story writer it was this book that won Rosamunde Pilcher her world wide recognition as one of the best...

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published 28/10/2009

WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE POET & THE PARTICULIAR POEM QUOTED IN THE BOOK. LOOKED LIKE "SHORELINES" MAYBE ? MY HUSBAND & I JUST WATCHED THE MADE FOR TV RENDITION OF THIS WONDERFUL NOVEL. MY HUBBY IS SO JUICED HE WA...
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