Books tagged: snobbery

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A Woman Possessed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,320. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Beware the return of ex-lovers. “Dormant” is not the same as “dead.” They all thought Laura had got over her childhood love for ne'er-do-well Maurice Pettifer when she married solid, dependable Giles Curnow. They all thought Maurice died in South Africa, too – until, one evening in 1902, he turns up again, rich, unmarried, and determined to buy the neighbouring property to the Curnows.
Rose of Nancemellin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
If she LOOKS upper class and TALKS upper class … it’s SHOWTIME! Rose’s gift of mimicry was both her undoing and her liberation. One day she pretends to be the daughter of the house and is sacked. She joins a down-at-heel strolling theatre but is quickly propelled toward the London stage, which she takes by storm. But the long road back to Nancemellin, and revenge, is beset with many an adventure.
Tamsin Harte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,220. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Come down in the world? Welcome to the solid ground! The mother, Harriet Harte, feels disgraced when left only a modest inheritance when her husband dies. But Tamsin, the daughter, finds it a liberation from upper class stiffness and boredom - and a chance to pursue her dream: to progress from running a seaside boarding house to owning a premier hotel overlooking the bay in Penzance.
A Woman Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When all the good men are flawed, what’s a good woman to do? Village girl Roseanne Kitto is destined to be farmer Mark Bodilly's wife – until a chance encounter with Stephen Morvah, the squire's son, presents her with a dilemma. Eventually she makes the socially scandalous (in the 1870s) decision to live alone – a “sin” she compounds by adopting a baby boy after his mother is murdered.
To Be Lovely, Be In Love!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
If life’s left you on a cold slab in love’s mortuary, your problem is simple: you’ve lost the art of being lovely. The cure? Atlanta society matron Constance Fontanne’s landmark first book on love, looks, and marriage. Miss Fontanne shows you how to jump back into your bowl of cherries and stop living the life of the ho-hum and hum-drum.
Cigarette Glamour: Add A Hazy Veil To Your Allure!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
To surmount the commonplace life, women must add mystery to their delicate facades. The author's prescription: the hazy veil of Cigarette Glamour! Based on years of rigorous research at her country club, Miss Fontanne shares examples of glamorous women like Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Onassis who became more fascinating once they lit a token of allure. Discover all the secrets of Cigarette Glamour!