The Beekeeper's Daughter

  • by Santa Montefiore
  • Narrated by Penelope Rawlins
  • 12 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

England, 1932: Grace Hamblin, the beekeeper's daughter, knows her place and her future, until her father dies. She’s alone, except for one man who she just can't shake from her thoughts….
Massachusetts, 1973: Grace's daughter Trixie Valentine is in love. But when he has to go home to England, he promises to come back, if she will wait for him. Both mother and daughter are searching for love and happiness, unaware of the secrets that bind them.


What the Critics Say

"Sometimes you finds your destiny on the road you take to avoid it."
"Nobody does epic romance like Santa Montefiore. Everything she writes, she writes from the heart." ( Jojo Moyes)
"A gripping romance... It is as believable as the writing is beautiful" Daily Telegraph on The Summer House


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Great story

Would you consider the audio edition of The Beekeeper's Daughter to be better than the print version?


What did you like best about this story?

The range of characters and the way fate stepped in.

Which character – as performed by Penelope Rawlins – was your favourite?

Trixie, I also really liked Big.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

I was moved a few times throughout the book.

Any additional comments?

I really enjoyed this book, loved the story and the way it spanned different eras, generations and countries. It all came together brilliantly.

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- Issy

Glad I stuck with it

I was ready to return this as I found the early chapters verbally annoying however once I got past this part really enjoyed the story and the narrator
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- Yomaggs60

Book Details

  • Release Date: 17-07-2014
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks