Guardian Holiday reading: The best books to pack this summer ‘Mendelson’s novels are perfectly balanced observations of human nature captured in all its hideous glories. As intelligent as it is funny, her writing is brilliant . . .
The Shadow Queen By Rebecca Dean Poor Wallis Warfield is taken in by rich relatives, then climbs her way toward an introduction to England's king-to-be. A seasoned romance author brings fresh twists to this Cinderella tale.