Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal

There are a lot of books out there that attempt to use Austen’s style and period for their starting point. I’ve read a fair selection in which Austen’s most beloved characters play at being detectives, and I am always just a little disappointed because they don’t quite stay true, they don’t quite sound like themselves. I have now pretty much decided to avoid anything that claims to be the continued adventures of the Darcys, the Wentworths or the Knightleys, (or any of their children) in self-defence, but I still find the Regency period, and Austen-esque stories set on the small … Continue reading Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal