A period drama written at its most entertaining!
After the sad demise of Sir Thomas, Edmund Bertram and his wife Fanny must sail to the West Indies in order to oversee the family’s affairs.
Back at Mansfield Park, fanny’s younger sister Susan is left at the helm and the household faces disarray and she must guide the estate through gossip and grievances. Yet the news of Henry and Mary Crawford’s return to Mansfield heralds the greatest storm yet.
Mansfield Revisited by Joan Aitken, £9.99, www.randomhousechildrens.co.uk