Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

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Unboxing The Siren of Sussex

It's a momentous day when your author copies arrive from your publisher, especially when it's your cat who does the unboxing!...

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The Artistry of the Victorian Eyebrow

During the Victorian era, some believed that the shape and symmetry of a lady’s brows were indicative of not only her beauty but her character....

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Ether for Every Occasion: Wedding Nights, Frolics, and Flammable Binges

Victorian era ether wasn't only used for surgeries. It was also used recreationally, as well as to address myriad calamities of life in ways that ranged from the mundane to the outright creepy....

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Victorian Dining Etiquette: Common Sense Advice for Eating in Company

Ten common-sense tips on dining etiquette in the Victorian era....

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A Halloween Tea Party for Unmarried Victorian Ladies

In the Victorian era, Halloween parties were rife with games designed to help young ladies see into their marital futures....

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Teeth Whitening in the Victorian Era: From Charcoal Paste to Sulfuric Acid

Many Victorian methods for whitening the teeth were less than ideal....

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Where to Buy Mimi's Books

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Mimi’s books are also available at Penguin Random House, IndieBound and Powell’s, and at Amazon in the UK, Australia, and Canada.

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