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Month on the Norfolk Broads

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Month on the Norfolk Broads by Walter Rye is a charming and delightful tale of a family's holiday adventures on the beautiful Norfolk Broads. The author vividly describes the serene landscape of the Broads, painting a vivid picture of the natural beauty of the countryside.

The characters in the story are well-developed and relatable, and readers will find themselves deeply invested in their journey as they navigate the challenges and joys of life on the water. The interactions between the family members are heartwarming and authentic, making it easy for readers to connect with their experiences.

Rye's writing style is engaging and easy to follow, and his descriptive prose brings the setting to life in a way that truly transports readers to another time and place. Whether you are a fan of historical fiction or simply enjoy a well-crafted story about family and adventure, Month on the Norfolk Broads is a must-read. Highly recommended for those looking for a light and enjoyable read!

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Back in the late 1880s, Walter Rye and a number of friends accompanied by an American couple , took a holiday on the Norfolk Broads and enjoyed a leisurely tour around the waterways of this unique part of Eastern England.This book documents some of the highlights of their trip on board the wherry Zöe and the hybrid wherry/cutter Lotus, as they sailed and explored many places of interest of the region.
Although born in London, Walter Rye's family came from Norfolk, a county that he moved back to early in his life. He had a lifelong interest in the Broads region and was an acknowledged expert antiquarian in all aspects of Norfolk history.
Interested but haven't got a whole month to spare? Well, why not jump aboard anyway and listen in for a few short hours as "the poet, the athlete, the liar and the antiquary", our American visitors and Mr Rye hoist their sails and head out to see what they can discover on their waterborne cruise. - Summary by TND

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