Florence opens bookstore in the small seaside town and soon finds out that the dream of reason of its inhabitants really generated monsters. Her good and lovely neighbors are not ready to welcome joyfully emergence in a show-window of "Lolita" of Nabokov or "Fahrenheit 451" by Bradbury at all.
Opposition of the educator and crowd in this movie is collected from hilarious comic details of life of the British inhabitants. Their lawns are ideally tonsured, ladies and gentlemen are first extremely polite, but behind a cup of evening tea these charming people are capable to think out and embody the most artful plans. The silent sokrushitelnitsa of city clamps is come to the rescue by the widower Mr. Brandish to whom the musty atmosphere of Hardborough also rather cloyed.