Keeping the Castle
A Tale of Romance, Riches, and Real EstateBook - 2012
From Library Staff
This manages to merge a traditional Regency romance with Dodie Smith's I Capture the Castle, with totally delightful results. Who doesn't love a girl in a crumbling castle and an enemies(ish)-to-lovers storyline?
What a delightful and ridiculous book! Kindl turns all of the most tired British romance tropes on their heads in a funny, though slight, Austenian spoof.
martha_w Jul 18, 2015
This book is best described as 'I Capture the Castle' meets a Regency romance (for teens!) and the result is a total delight. This is laugh-out-loud funny (Lord Boring? Lord Haxhamptonshire, pronounced 'Lord Hampster'?) with a delightfully willful heroine (who bears more than a passing resemblanc... Read More »