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By Lutyens & Rubinstein Bookshop

By Lutyens & Rubinstein Bookshop

The Grand Sophy

Georgette (Author) Heyer

£8.99 £8.36

All Georgette Heyer's Regency novels fit the bill but The Grand Sophy is a favourite

The Pursuit of Love

Nancy Mitford

£8.99 £8.36

Nancy Mitford at her best

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 ' and 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

The Wonder Spot

Melissa Bank

£12.06 £11.21

As good as her better-known classic A Girl's Guide to Hunting, Shooting and Fishing

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

Crow Lake

Mary Lawson

£8.99 £8.36

The Dud Avocado

Elaine Dundy

£9.99 £9.29