Shades of milk and honey (Book, 2010) [Beloit College]
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Shades of milk and honey

Shades of milk and honey

Author: Mary Robinette Kowal
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor.
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Genre/Form: Local author
Fantasy fiction
Romance fiction
Historical fiction
Regency fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Robinette Kowal
ISBN: 9780765325563 076532556X 9780765325600 0765325608
OCLC Number: 471820036
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Awards: Short-listed for Locus Awards (First Novel) 2011
Short-listed for Nebula Awards 2010
Description: 304 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Mary Robinette Kowal.


Jane Ellsworth and her sister Melody's lives still revolve around vying for the attentions of eligible men. While Jane's skill with glamour is remarkable, it is her sister who is fair of face, and  Read more...
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Has potential but really shouldn't be compared to Austen

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2013-04-27) Good Permalink

2.5 stars, really.

Plain-looking Jane Ellsworth has resigned herself to being a spinster. Well, almost resigned. She plans to help her beautiful younger sister marry well so that she might live in her sister's household someday after their father dies. Melody is eighteen and has...
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