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Shades of milk and honey

Author: Mary Robinette Kowal
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Robinette Kowal
ISBN: 9780765325563 076532556X 9780765325600 0765325608
OCLC Number: 471820036
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 304 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Mary Robinette Kowal.

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In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor.  Read more...

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"If Jane Austen had written a fantasy novel, Shades of Milk and Honey would have been the result. Written with painstaking attention to detail, Kowal's prose is serenely evocative of the time period, Read more...

 
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Has potential but really shouldn't be compared to Austen

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2013-04-27) Good Permalink

2.5 stars, really.

Plain-looking Jane Ellsworth has resigned herself to being a spinster. Well, almost resigned. She plans to help her beautiful younger sister marry well so that she might live in her sister's household someday after their father dies. Melody is eighteen and has...
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