Julian Fellowes is the creator of Downton Abbey, one of the best TV series out there. They’re on hiatus right now but if you want a modern day version of Downton Abbey then you’ll love Snobs: A Novel of Modern Manners. It’s Fellowes’ first book, just released in the
Sophie Kinsella, of the fabulous Shopaholic series, is the pen name of Madeleine Wickham. She now writes books under her own name as well and 40 Love is one of the latest. It’s a hilarious tale of social climbing and back-stabbing with a smattering of real-life thrown in. Reading that won’t tax your brain but will provide escape.
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