Where Are All the Post WWI Romances?

bowenA few months ago Lynn did a post here calling for more romances set in Italy. Soon after, Jean wrote about her desire for more romances set in France. I heartily agree with both of those posts; I’d love to read more romances set not only in Italy and France but also in places such as Egypt, Malta, and Greece.

However, I’ve recently been thinking not so much about my desire for different place settings, but for different time settings. In the past year I’ve become hooked on two mystery series set in Post-World War I England. The first is Jacqueline Winspear’s Maisie Dobbs series featuring former WWI nurse and now professional investigator and psychologist Maisie Dobbs. The second is Rhys Bowen’s Royal Spyness series featuring Lady Georgina.

While these series share the same time period and are both set in England, they’re very different, and give […]