A witty romantic comedy and a warm and inviting piece of social satire from this sharply observant and popular writer
Charming, very funny indeed. Angela Thirkell is perhaps the most Pym-like of any twentieth-century author, after Pym herself
If you like Nancy Mitford you'll love this
With touches of Nancy Mitford, Barbara Pym and PG Wodehouse, Angela Thirkell's sparkling prose recounts misunderstandings and mishaps in a particularly English way.