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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  - Christine Carey - Goodreads

The book is just a series of name droppings. There is no real plot to speak of, no story to even attempt to follow. A struggle just to finish. 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  - Nathan - Goodreads

A triumph of marketing, but that is all. An aunt gave this to me as a birthday/graduation present simply because the words Downton Abbey were on the cover, and she knew I was obsessed with the ITV/PBS ... 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  - Teresa - Goodreads

OMG!! I have to read this one for my book club......my description of the book: boring, awful, dreadful! I could go on. It has everything to do with the fact that I'm not interested in the royals. I could possibly be the only person that is not....I don't know 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  - Robin Pendergraft - Goodreads

Couldn't get thru it. Way too much detail to slog thru. Skimmed, but couldn't find a point to join back into the story. 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  - Rebekah Welch - Goodreads

Ugh. I think a wiki page on this or a documentary will suffice. This book was totally unreadable for me. Name after name. Just an overload of irrelevant information overburdens this book. 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  - Liz - Goodreads

Poorly written fluff-piece by the Countess of Carnarvon; entirely too much time dedicated to gushing about the alleged physical beauty of the Carnarvons and their noblesse oblige. There's some lightly ... 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  - Melody - Goodreads

A little boring. 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  - Cindy - Goodreads

Oh my goodness. I could not finish this book. I bought this book when I was going through Downton Abbey withdrawals, but it made me miss the PBS miniseries even more. The biographical story takes ... 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  - S_cavender - Goodreads

Seems like a good historical view but a little slow moving 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  - Sara Truog - Goodreads

This month's book club pick. Supposedly great for Downton Abbey fans, of which I'm one, but as a fiction girl, this was just too dry for me. So I gave up. Sorry. Life is too short. Read full review


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