Disclosure: If you buy products using the retailer buttons above, we may earn a commission from the retailers you visit.
‘This book is just about my favourite book of all time … I’m not entirely convinced I could like somebody who didn’t like this book … it’s funny and moving and gives you an insight into this extraordinary moment as the war is about to begin … it’s so vivid, and what’s more, it’s incredibly current’ Robert Rinder, BBC Radio 4 ‘Wonderfully funny and very poignant’ Philip Toynbee
‘More than an extremely amusing autobiography … she has evoked a whole generation. Her book is full of the music of time’ SUNDAY TIMES
‘Whenever I read the words “Peer’s Daughter” in a headline,’ Lady Redesdale once sadly remarked, ‘I know it’s going to be something about one of you children.’ The Mitford family is one of the century’s most enigmatic, made notorious by Nancy’s novels, Diana’s marriage to Sir Oswald Mosley, Unity’s infatuation with Hitler, Debo’s marriage to a duke and Jessica’s passionate commitment to communism. Hons and Rebels is an enchanting and deeply absorbing memoir of an isolated and eccentric upbringing which conceals beneath its witty, light-hearted surface much wisdom and depth of feeling.
<p><strong>Sign up to our emails to be the first to know about new releases, the latest news from our authors, and take part in exclusive subscriber competitions and surveys.</strong></p>
<p>The data controller is <a href="https://www.orionbooks.co.uk/landing-page/orion/orion-company-information/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><u>The Orion Publishing Group Limited</u></a>.</p>
<p>Read about how we’ll protect and use your data in our <a href="/landing-page/orion/privacy-notice-holder-orion/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Privacy Notice.</a></p>
<p>You can unsubscribe at any time via the link in any email we send you.</p>