The Ladies of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough

The Ladies of Missalonghi

Colleen McCullough

fiction historical romance lighthearted medium-paced

189 pages | first published 1987


Sometimes fairy tales can come true--even for plain, shy spinsters like Missy Wright. Neither as pretty as cousin Alicia nor as domineering as mother Drusilla, she seems doomed to a quiet life of near poverty at Missalonghi, her family's pitifully...
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lighthearted 100%
funny 33%
hopeful 33%
reflective 33%
relaxing 33%


medium 66%
fast 33%

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Loveable characters?

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