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Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

It was an interesting read, providing some insight into the lives of the English at the turn of the century and how their lives were changing as the world changed. It was a quick read, especially for ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

I enjoyed the history lesson but the ending was abrupt and unexpected. Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Melanie - Goodreads

It was an interesting read though it was obvious the author had no real background in writing. What kept me reading was seeing the similarities between actual personages of Highclere and those of the ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Carole - Goodreads

OK, this was my fun book for the summer. I'm not a Downton Abbey freak, but I did see the wonderful Downton Abbey exhibit at Winterthur, and in an exuberant moment purchased this book at the bookstore ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

This is fine vacation reading for brainless stuff. Let's face it, this is Downton-bait. This was not written because Fiona Carnarvon really wanted to tell Almina's story, or to share her love of the ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Audrey - Goodreads

I thought this was an extremely fun read, seeming how I adore Downton Abbey. It brought the series and the history to life and it was fascinating what life really was like for those people and that the BBC series portrays it really quite well. Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Dawn Kingsbury - Goodreads

Fascinating history and a direct look at the lives of past aristocracy, as well as a frank take on the costs of maintaining English peerage. Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Ruth - Goodreads

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Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

I'm a big fan of Downton Abbey and I found this a quite fun and interesting read. I had no idea that so much of the television show was based in real history; the castle that is used for the exterior ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

As a publicized tie-in to DOWNTON ABBEY, this book was styled as providing a historical account of Highclere Castle (setting of DOWNTON ABBEY), its inhabitants, and the style of the Edwardian era ... Read full review


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