Etiquette & Espionage
Publish date: February 5th 2013
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Finishing School (#1)
This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books.I thought that this book was just okay. This is really a pretty generous 3 stars but I am going to go with it. I have wanted to read Gail Carriger's work for a very long time and I remember being excited when I got my hands on a review c...
Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger Book 1 of Finishing School It's one thing to learn to curtsy properly. It's quite another to learn to curtsy and throw a knife at the same time. Welcome to Finishing School. Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is a great trial to her poor mother. Sophronia is ...
Series: Finishing School #1 This was a kind of cute young-adult steampunk story about a tomboy in possibly Victorian times (there's talk of a telegraph device and gas lighting) who gets packed off to finishing school to try to polish off her rougher edges. As it turns out, however, the finishing s...
4.75 starsHighly entertaining audio book. Full review to follow
In which an unloved youngest child, unrecognized for her shrewdness, unappreciated for her eccentricity, finds a new and improved family while learning to ignore considerations of convention, tradition, class, race and sexual orientation, in favour of one abiding principle - do unto others as they h...