The olive harvest

Carol Drinkwater (author)

The olive harvest

In dit vervolg op De olijfgaard en De olijventijd gaan Carol en haar man Michel na een lange afwezigheid terug naar hun olijfgaard in de Provence. Ze kijken er naar uit om hier samen de zomer door te brengen. Maar door een ingrijpende gebeurtenis staat Carol er plots alleen voor
The olive harvest
Carol Drinkwater
London: Orion, 2005
403 p.

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About Carol Drinkwater

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Carol Drinkwater (born 22 April 1948) is a British actress, writer and filmmaker residing in France. She portrayed Helen Herriot (née Alderson) in the television adaptation of the James Herriot books All Creatures Great and Small, which led to her receiving the Variety Club Television Personality of the Year award in 1985.


Drinkwater was a member of the National Theatre Company under the leadership of Laurence Olivier and has acted in numerous television series and films including the highly successful Chocky, Bouquet of Barbed Wire, Another Bouquet and Golden Pennies. Drinkwater won a Critics' Circle Best Screen Actress award for her role, Anne, in the feature film Father (1990) in which she starred opposite Max von Sydow. Amongst many other film and television series, she has appeared in Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange (1971), Queen Kong…Read more on Wikipedia