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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice below stairs - the story of romance, intrigue, and drama among the servants of the Bennet household. A Richard & Judy Book Club pick.

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A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOKCLUB PICK
'Utterly engrossing' Guardian

It is wash-day for the housemaids at Longbourn House, and Sarah's hands are chapped and raw. Domestic life below stairs, ruled with a tender heart and an iron will by Mrs Hill the housekeeper, is about to be disturbed by the arrival of a new footman, bearing secrets and the scent of the sea.

Reviews

Powerful...an especially appealing, and timely, reworking of the classic. Baker’s novel goes beyond escapist fantasy, drawing subtle comparisons between past and present

New Yorker

A fresh and engrossing story from below the stairs of Pride and Prejudice

Woman and Home

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Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780552779517

    February 3, 2014

    Black Swan

    448 pages

    RRP $26.99

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  • EBook

    9781448170159

    August 15, 2013

    Transworld Digital

    448 pages

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