The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee

The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee

A year after an accidentally whirlwind grand tour with her brother Monty, Felicity Montague has returned to England with two goals in mind—avoid the marriage proposal of a lovestruck suitor from Edinburgh and enroll in medical school. However, her intellect and passion will never be enough in the eyes of the administrators, who see men as the sole guardians of science.

But then a window of opportunity opens—a doctor she idolizes is marrying an old friend of hers in Germany. Felicity believes if she could meet this man he could change her future, but she has no money of her own to make the trip. Luckily, a mysterious young woman is willing to pay Felicity’s way, so long as she’s allowed to travel with Felicity disguised as her maid… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings:

  • Slavery mentioned
  • Misogyny
  • Amisia
  • Racism
  • Forced marriage
  • Alcoholism mentioned
  • Drug abuse
  • Blood depiction
  • Medical procedures & surgery
  • Death of a parent mentioned
  • Gun violence
  • Physical assault
  • Kidnapping & hostage situation
  • Explosion
  • Colonialism
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