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I first read this in 1997 and most recently on the 18th June 2006
Heris Serano has been forced to resign her commission in the
Regular Space Services. Now she's to be pilot on a rich lady's space
yacht. Something of a comedown, she thinks, especially as they
are shepherding spoilt rich kids to join the Hunt at the
Of course, it won't be as boring as she imagines:
- She'll get her chance at some unladylike action, some rough and tumble
- Her mistress, Lady Cecelia will have her eyes opened to some of life's harsher realities.
- The kids - Ronnie, Odious George, Buttons,
Rafaele and Bubbles, will find life is a lot less comfortable and a
lot more dangerous than
they had expected.
A thoroughly enjoyable escapist romp through high society. It's not
a significant book in any way, but it's great fun. Especially if you like
horse-riding, fox-hunting and/or the aristocracy. Now I can't say I like any
of these but I will say that Elizabeth Mood makes this horse-riding lark sound
Loaded on the 15th July 2006.