By Susannah Constantine
A modern-day Nancy Mitford, Susannah Constantine presents a unprecedented glimpse into the key lives of the scandalous top classes.
Christmas morning, 1969.
All eleven-year-old Esme Munroe desires for Christmas is for her mom to be on one in all her ‘good’ days – and, secretly, for a velvet driving hat. So while she unearths an collection of rainy towels and soiled plates in her stocking, she’s simply relieved Father Christmas remembered to forestall on the resort this year.
But later that day Esme’s mom disappears within the heavy snow. much more mysteriously, in simple terms the Earl of Culcairn turns out to grasp the place she may have long gone. Torn among preserving her mom and uncovering the secrets and techniques tumbling out of Culcairn Castle’s ornate closets, Esme realises that lifestyles shouldn't be an identical back after the snow…
Perfect for lovers of Downton Abbey and The Crown
Read Online or Download After the Snow PDF
Similar women's literary fiction books
The girl who replaced the face of feminism with The Women’s Room brings us an unforgettable tale of sisterhood, fatherhood, relations, and loveIn a Massachusetts health facility, as uncommon presidential adviser Stephen Upton lies mortally ailing, 4 girls assemble at his lavish mansion. part sisters Elizabeth, Mary, Alex, and Ronnie have painful and poignant thoughts in their childhoods—and in their father.
Ein junges Paar in der späten DDR - es versucht sich mit unkonventioneller Rollenverteilung und einem an Freier Liebe orientierten Zusammenleben. Das verspricht Freiräume und einen Hauch von permanentem Abenteuer. Als die Beziehung nach einigen Jahren scheitert, fliegen aber auch hier die Fetzen. Den Streit ums Sorgerecht für das gemeinsame sort kann die Mutter für sich entscheiden - aber used to be hat sie tatsächlich gewonnen?
Encouraged by way of the real tale of a Portland, Oregon, cat who stole from his acquaintances— and stole America’s hearts . . . SHE’S placing HER LOVE lifestyles ON PAWS Jamie Snyder is thirty-four and unmarried yet no longer able to mingle. After agony during the 12 months of the Non-Commital guy, The 12 months of the Self-Absorbed guy, and The 12 months of the Forgot-to-Mention-I’m-Married guy, Jamie’s able to rejoice The yr of Me—and MacGyver, in fact.
A vintage novel of affection, intercourse, and the vagaries of the literary existence, as witnessed via a tender girl at the verge of successDina Reeve is a skilled author with a dry, city humorousness and an inclination to fret approximately sharks in bathtubs. Howard Ritchie is an editor of a literary journal and a boozing, compulsive womanizer.
Additional info for After the Snow
After the Snow by Susannah Constantine