glad to see fingersmith there. many people i know and have described this book to, brush it off as a lesbian themed book, nothing more. i think they are VERY wrong. fingersmith is one of (acually THE) most beautifully written peice of literature i have ever read. The characters are so deep and real, and the love between the two main girls is….just..i cant even describe how skillfully it was created by miss waters. 10/10. stunning.