An acclaimed fantasy writer, Eva Ibbotson takes different turn in her new novel, "A Countess Below Stairs". Although she uses the clichéd "forbidden love" plot for this story, overall it was still quite enjoyable. Woven ...read more
Truly a most surprising remake of the story of Anastasia. This was a wonderful love story. I especially loved the ending. The way Anna fought for her rights as a woman was also an amazing point in the story. Two thumbs up to Ibbotson!
A delicious historical romance perfect for fans of Downton Abbey and Upstairs, Downstairs After the Russian Revolution turns her world topsy-turvy, Anna, a young Russian countess, has no choice but to flee to England. penniless, Anna hides her ...read more