Netflix and amazon and all those other things that everyone has at the touch of a button or the swipe of a smart phone these days are all well and good but I still put a trip to the cinema high on my list of favorite, and in particular favorite autumn / winter things to do.
Belgrava certainly provides all the above and below stairs gossip and drama any period drama fan might be looking for.
Sometimes we miss out on some amazing titles that don’t make it on these lists, so for my most recent book segment on the CBC, I wanted to draw attention to the hidden gems that are still worth our time.
What I did take from Autumn was the feeling of hope. Despite unsettling times, the friendship between Elizabeth and Mr. Gluck offered hope and promise of a better way.
I’ll still recommend this book to my girlfriends because I know EACH AND EVERYONE OF THEM has pondered the topics Catron addresses in this book.
The question is this: will Kate, an independent, feisty woman be prepared to be used in this way? And will she be prepared to sacrifice her self for a man?