An Appetite for Violets

An Appetite for Violets

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"That's how it is for us servants. No one pays you much heed; mostly you're invisible as furniture. Yet you overhear a conversation here, and add a little gossip there. Then you find something, something you should not have found."

Irrepressible Biddy Leigh, under-cook at forbidding Mawton Hall, only wants to marry her childhood sweetheart and set up her own tavern. But when her elderly master marries young Lady Carinna, Biddy is unwittingly swept up in a world of… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

I thoroughly enjoyed this novel! It's definitely a favourite of mine, appealing in every way.

While I enjoyed the characterizations and writing style, as well as watching Biddy’s world open up for her personally as well as professionally, I felt the last third of the book seemed to lose its place.

Book Details  

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books (January 12, 2015)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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