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Bright times ahead for young people who specialise.
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The saga of Beaton, Evelyn Waugh and the less famous social butterflies that everyone called the Bright Young People may be the ideal escapist fantasy for these sober economic times. The ‘Bright Young Things’ of the s were the celebrities of the time - the young people of a post First World War generation who seemed determined to have a good time at all costs.
This book is set inand is the second in a series of “Mitford Murders” from this author/5. Taylor's book tells in an enjoyable manner the story of the "bright young people", a circle of young upper class member's, artists, intellectuals and first "It Girls" of the Nineteen-Twenties.
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It all starts when six kids have to meet for a weekly chat—by themselves, with no adults to. To make sure that each day is bright, reading inspirational quotes in the morning is a great idea.
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