Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons 9780241418895

Cold Comfort Farm


Enter the delightfully absurd world of Cold Comfort Farm, where the mundane meets the outrageous. Stella Gibbons' comic masterpiece takes a hilarious swipe at rural melodramas, following the indomitable Flora Poste as she descends upon her eccentric relatives at the aptly named Cold Comfort Farm. Determined to bring order to their chaotic lives, Flora navigates a madcap cast of characters, each more peculiar than the last. With sharp wit and biting satire, Gibbons skewers the conventions of misery-laden countryside novels, delivering a riotous parody that will have you laughing out loud.

Stella Gibbons was an English novelist, poet, and author of several successful novels in the 20th century. Her razor-sharp humor and keen eye for the absurd shine through in Cold Comfort Farm, cementing her reputation as a master of comedic fiction. First published in 1932, this beloved novel has endured as a classic of British literature, delighting generations of readers with its irreverent spirit and unforgettable characters.

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