Take Your Mind Off Everything

By Lutyens & Rubinstein Bookshop

By Lutyens & Rubinstein Bookshop

We all need to take our minds off things every now and then. These light-hearted books are guaranteed to do just that, whilst providing you with a laugh or two along the way. 

The Summer Book

Tove Jansson

£9.99 £9.29

The Enchanted April

Elizabeth Von Arnim

£7.99 £7.43

Right Ho, Jeeves: (Jeeves & Wooster)

P.G. Wodehouse

£8.99 £8.36

Beautiful Ruins

Jess Walter

£8.99 £8.36

84 Charing Cross Road

Helene Hanff

£8.99 £8.36

The Diary Of A Provincial Lady

E. M. Delafield

£12.99 £12.08

'Consoling comedy in trying times' Kathryn Hughes in the Guardian

A Song for Summer

Eva Ibbotson

£8.99 £8.36

The author of children's classics like The River Sea and The Star of Kazan writing for romantic adults everywhere

Miss Mole

E.H. Young

£10.99 £10.22

Miss Mole, one of ' an army of women like herself who went from house to house behind their boxes, a sad multitude of women with carefully pleasant faces, hiding their ailments, lowering their ages and thankfully accepting less than they earned'. Except of course Hannah Mole does not accept her lot in E.H.Young's brilliant 1930 novel.

An Episode of Sparrows: A Virago Modern Classic

Rumer Godden

£8.99 £8.36

Rumer Godden at her unsentimental best in this novel set in the ruins of post-war London

And Then There Were None: The World's Favourite Agatha Christie Book

Agatha Christie

£8.99 £8.36

You always need a Poirot

Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade

Patrick Dennis

£9.99 £9.29

Standard Deviation

Katherine Heiny

£8.99 £8.36

The funniest novel of the last decade

I Capture the Castle

Dodie Smith

£8.99 £8.36

Always

The Dud Avocado

Elaine Dundy

£9.99 £9.29

Rachel to the Rescue

Elinor Lipman

£8.99 £8.36

Polite Society

Mahesh Rao

£8.99 £8.36

Cold Comfort Farm

Stella Gibbons

£9.99 £9.29

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Anita Loos

£9.99

Less: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2018

Andrew Sean Greer

£8.99 £8.36

The Stubborn Light of Things: A Nature Diary

Melissa Harrison

£9.99 £9.29

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