A School for Brides: A Story of Maidens, Mystery, and Matrimony (Hardcover)
A Story of Maidens, Mystery, and Matrimony
Viking Books for Young Readers, 9780670786084, 272pp.
Publication Date: July 14, 2015
The Winthrop Hopkins Female Academy of Lesser Hoo, Yorkshire, has one goal: to train its students in the feminine arts with an eye toward getting them married off. This year, there are five girls of marriageable age. There's only one problem: the school is in the middle of nowhere, and there are no men. Set in the same English town as "Keeping the Castle, "and featuring a few of the same characters, here's the kind of witty tribute to the classic Regency novel that could only come from the pen of Patrice Kindl
About the Author
In addition to "A School for Brides" and "Keeping the Castle," Patrice Kindl (www.patricekindl.com) is the author of four other novels, the best known of which is the acclaimed "Owl in Love. "She lives with her husband and a variety of animals in upstate New York.