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Windfall At Walthingham

Lucinda Gray’s The Gilded Cage is a Gothic-ish mystery with a heroine who won’t let the man (or men) get her down.

Windfall At Walthingham

BOOK REPORT for The Gilded Cage by Lucinda Gray

Cover Story: Historical Turn Arrrrroooooound
BFF Charm: Yay
Swoonworthy Scale: 4
Talky Talk: Gothic Lite
Bonus Factor: Unexpected Inheritance
Relationship Status: Better As Friends

I would have liked a little more Gothic in this mystery, but did enjoy getting to know Katherine, a sassy young woman who doesn’t let a little wealth change who she truly is.

Check out my full review of The Gilded Cage at our series on Kirkus.

Mandy Curtis's photo About the Author: Mandy is a small town girl living in a nerdy world, or—if you want to get literal—an editor/writer living in Austin, TX. In addition to yearning for YA books—the more dystopian or fantastical, the better—she can also be found swooning over superheroes, dreaming of The Doctor and grinning at GIFs.