The Royal Nanny

Based on a seldom told true story, this novel is perfect for everyone who is fascinated by Britain s royal family a behind the scenes look into the nurseries of little princes and the foibles of big princes April, 1897 A young nanny arrives at Sandringham, ancestral estate of the Duke and Duchess

The Ship of Dreams: The Sinking of the Titanic and the End of the Edwardian Era

Gareth Russell has chosen a handful of passengers on the doomed liner and by training a spotlight on every detail of their lives, he has given us a meticulous, sensitive, and at times harsh picture of the early 20th century in Britain and America A marvelous piece of work Julian Fellowes,

Howards End

Howards End is a novel by E M Forster about social conventions, codes of conduct and relationships in turn of the century England A strong willed and intelligent woman refuses to allow the pretensions of her husband s smug English family to ruin her life Howards End is considered by some to be

Maurice

Maurice is heartbroken over unrequited love, which opened his heart and mind to his own sexual identity In order to be true to himself, he goes against the grain of society s often unspoken rules of class, wealth, and politics Forster understood that his homage to same sex love, if published when