Collected Short Stories

and Summer in the Country (Autobiography)

ISBN 0-9535125-4-1

Carey Blyton


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Review excerpts

Buy this book and read it; enjoy the gentle humour and wonder about a man who so loves to write he does it in words, songs and music; and all very well indeed.
Musical Opinion
[Readers] may well be surprised, one hopes pleasantly, by this lovely and entertaining collection of [Carey Blyton’s] short stories, written over a period of thirty years.
Gary Higginson, MusicWeb International
There were times when I thought seriously to myself that Carey Blyton may well be a better writer than composer, but then I thought again…
Gary Higginson, MusicWeb International
Some are whimsical, some ironic, a few sentimental and one or two autobiographical – parallels to his compositions, perhaps. All are readable and pleasantly written…
Philip Scowcroft, MusicWeb International
…fascinating as an insight into Carey [Blyton]’s formative experiences…
Cliff Watkins, Salisbury Journal
…a charming autobiographical essay…
Martin Anderson, The Independent

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