Laurie Lee

Laurie Lee was an English writer, best known for his autobiographical trilogy which includes 'Cider with Rosie', 'As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning', and 'A Moment of War'. His writing is celebrated for its lyrical prose and evocative depiction of rural life and his travels. 'Cider with Rosie', his most famous work, details his childhood in the Cotswold village of Slad, Gloucestershire. Lee's works have become classics of English literature, capturing the essence of the times and places he describes.


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  1. 1. Cider with Rosie

    "Cider with Rosie" is a memoir that captures the experiences of a young boy growing up in a small Cotswold village in England during the early 20th century. The narrative vividly portrays the simplicity and beauty of rural life, while also exploring the complexities of adolescence and first love. It is a nostalgic and evocative account of a bygone era, filled with memorable characters and richly detailed descriptions of the natural world.