An omnibus edition of Hannah Hauxwell's two books, "Seasons of My Life" and "Daughter of the Dales". She recounts her solitary life of hardship on a Pennine farm without electricity or running water, her subsequent retirement and travels around the country, her early life and that of her parents.
Hannah Hauxwell has become an unlikely celebrity. Many people have been fascinated by the story of the solitary woman farmer living a life of hardship on a remote Pennine farm, without electricity or running water. This is an omnibus edition of her two books, "Seasons of My Life" and "Daughter of the Dales". Hannah recounts life at Lower Birk Hatt Farm, revealing her love of the countryside and animals and her reluctance to give up her beloved home in spite of its toll on her health. Having retired to a nearby cottage, she tells of her new life and her travels around the country, as well as the story of her past and the childhood and courtship of her parents.