Aga saga


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Aga saga

n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) Brit a novel or drama depicting the lives and concerns of the English middle classes
[C20: allusion to the popularity of Aga cookers among the English middle classes]
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The weather may have made our trip an Aga saga but try as he might, Gareth couldn't wreck our great time in Salcombe.
AN UNSUITABLE MATCH by Joanna Trollope, Mantle Books, PS18.99 (ebook PS7.12) HHHH H BELOVED British writer Joanna Trollope returns in typical aga saga style with An Unsuitable Match.
This must really be what posh folk call an Aga Saga.
The term 'Aga saga' was coined in 1992 to describe the early works of which novelist?
Aga saga Ex-French horses, in particular those bred and owned by the Aga Khan, are proving particularly fashionable and, given Zarkandar's origins, it is not surprising Paul Nicholls went back to Alain de Royer Dupre to nab Dildar.
AGA SAGA Heart and Soul, by Maeve Binchy (Orion paperback pounds 7.99).
Byline: By Jon Griffin ..HDLN: Heated row on Aga saga
All I can say is that these scribes don't suffer like the majority of the working population (my family included), for whom prising ourselves out of warm winter beds is much easier if there is even the faintest glimmer of natural light, rather than attempting to start the day under the naked bulb while pitch blackness broods outside MANY of us dream of owning a honey-coloured Cotswold stone cottage, but "Aga saga" novelist Joanna Trollope is packing in rural life to leave for a new home in the city.
In a much lighter vein, Girl From the South - by the indisputable Aga saga queen - hits paperback this month.
QUEEN of the "Aga Saga" Joanna Trollope seems at first sight to have wandered into Bridget Jones territory with her new book about thirtysomethings and their fears about commitment.
AGA SAGA HEATS UP Upmarket cooker firm Aga Rangemaster is at the centre of a takeover tussle after revealing US electronic appliances giant Whirlpool was considering a bid to rival Middleby's PS129m offer.