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Maids and Miscreants: Jo Baker’s Longbourn

Every time I see a Jane Austen pastiche, I tend to approach it with a wary caution. Since this is a pastiche based off Austen's very own Pride and Prejudice, I held it to a higher standard than I normally would any other book. All I have to say is that I wasn't disappointed.

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In Search of the Bevoy: Sarah E. Ladd’s “The Curiosity Keeper”

Camille Iverness lives with her father in a curiosity shop on Blinkett Street in London. The daily minutia of Camille’s life revolves around the operation of this shop while her father happens to vanish for days at a time, meeting with buyers.