Victoria Glendinning

Wives and Mistresses

Hester by Ian McIntyre
Lady Worsley’s Whim by Hallie Rubenhold

The Great and the Bad

The Kit-Cat Club: Friends Who Imagined a Nation by Ophelia Field

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"