Christmas with the Savages - A Puffin Book (Paperback)
  • Christmas with the Savages - A Puffin Book (Paperback)

Christmas with the Savages - A Puffin Book (Paperback)

2 Reviews Write your review
Paperback Published: 01/10/2015
  • 10+ in stock

We can send it to you within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Click & Collect From your local shop

Order Prize Draw

All customers who order a copy of Christmas with the Savages (9780141361123) by Mary Clive from before midnight on 15.12.2015  will be entered into the draw for a chance to win a Harrods Christmas Gift Box and a collection of 20 Puffin Books.

Don’t worry! If you have already ordered, you will still be entered into the draw. However many books you order, you will still have an equal chance.  There will only be one prize winner book per customer.

For full Terms and Conditions, please click here: 

Based on real events and people, this story of a small girl's Christmas holiday in a large Edwardian country house is effortlessly funny. At Tamerlane Hall, Evelyn finds a horde of children: the gentle Glens, the plaintive Howliboos, and above all, the uninhibited Savages. They are controlled - or not - by a host of parents, supernumerary Uncles and Aunts, Nannies and nurserymaids. Evelyn survives the Christmas festivities - just - returning home none too soon! Seen through the eyes of a prim little eight-year-old, this is an amusing and touching account of a childhood a hundred years ago.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141361123

You may also be interested in...

“Wonderful book!”

This is a wonderfully warm and often funny book. I originally bought this for my 12 year old daughter, she loved it. A classic tale and some good Chirstmassy social observations, well worth the read.

Paperback edition
4th December 2015
Helpful? Upvote 9
Teresa at Bath

“A forgotten classic brought to life for a new generation”

When prim and proper Evelyn goes to spend Christmas at Tamerlane Hall, she is unprepared for life with her troublemaking cousins. This is a delightful story about a young girl who thinks herself a lady and the... More

Paperback edition
3 similar books recommended
20th January 2016
Helpful? Upvote 5

Your review has been submitted successfully.

We would love to hear what you think of Waterstones. Why not review Waterstones on Trustpilot?

Review us on Trustpilot