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Cinders & Sapphires (At Somerton) (edition 2013)

by Leila Rasheed

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Title:Cinders & Sapphires (At Somerton)
Authors:Leila Rasheed
Info:Hyperion Book CH (2013), Hardcover, 400 pages
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Secrets & Sapphires by Leila Rasheed


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This book is pure fluff. It's Downton Abbey for young adults, but I can't deny that it's an enjoyable read. ( )
  EmilyRokicki | Feb 26, 2016 |
It was...alright. It just wasn't what I was expecting. I thought it was going to be a lot more queer than it ended up being. Not generally a period drama reader, but it was pretty good in it's portrayal of the time. ( )
  Tobi83 | Jan 5, 2016 |
Take every plot point from Downton Abbey, make it incredibly stupid, and you have Cinders & Sapphires . The gay valet and master; the conniving, evil lady's maid; the sweet and loyal lady's maid; the foreign lover; the innocent valet being accused of murder (although are we still really positive that Mr. Bates was innocent?); and the list goes on and on. It took every bit of will-power to not quit reading this. I really wouldn't recommend it to anyone. ( )
  Bduke | Apr 21, 2014 |
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"The intertwined lives of the prominent Averley family and the servants of Somerton Court are forever changed when an old secret comes to light"--

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