If you are growing restless waiting for the second season of Downton Abbey and have always yearned for a sequel to Gosford Park, I have a suggestion.
Give Catriona McPherson’s Dandy Gilver and the Proper Treatment of Bloodstains a try.
1926, Edinburgh. Dandy Gilver is a witty, wealthy, and totally original aristocrat who puts her status to good use by solving crimes. When Dandy gets a letter from a woman who thinks her husband is going to kill her, she goes undercover as a maid to get the complete story.
Publishers Weekly called it “Agatha Christie meets Upstairs, Downstairs.”read more