A Few Green Leaves

A Few Green Leaves is Barbara’s farewell to her readers, revised not long before her death and published shortly after it. It is a portrait of a town that seems to be forgotten by time, but which is unmistakably affected by it. Romance shares the pages with death in this engaging novel that has history (represented by medieval ruins and an eighteenth century manor) juxtaposed against the banalities of life in the 1970s....