Pigs in Clover

  • by Simon Dawson
  • Narrated by Ben Allen
  • 8 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

This is the true story of a Londoner who gives up his job as an estate agent in the city, moves to the wilds of Exmoor, starts a smallholding and becomes self-sufficient, with a few bumps along the way.
Simon's journey from urbanite to self-sufficient smallholder is brimming with incidents - some funny and some tragic - leading him to question Mother Nature, himself, the food he eats and his role in it all. Which makes the transition from city life to self-sufficient smallholder slow, emotional and, for him, often confusing, but it is also beautiful, warming and laugh-out-loud funny.
So if you would like to spend time with an accidental smallholder who completely changed one drunken night in Devon, then join Simon, his wife and their extended family as they learn the truth of what it takes to live a self-sufficient life before eventually becoming as happy as the proverbial pigs in clover.


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Customer Reviews

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Wildly entertaining!

Didn't want to stop listening! Laugh out loud hilarious! This book Could not have had a better narrator.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-07-2016
  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Group