British

"Emma"

my take: I am a confirmed sucker for all things Jane Austen…finishing the Pride and Prejudice story? a movie based …

"Gaudy Night"

my take: Written in 1936, instead of being historical fiction it’s, um, period literature, I guess. Which is rather refreshing. …

"the house at tyneford"

my take: the cover advertised fans of Downton Abbey would also love this book … and that may be true. …