I must confess.
I'm addicted to the English/American books (I was born in Italy). Why? Because I cannot stop to read them! Simple ... it seems more effective/efficacious, more attractive, it seems more "right" especially in regency age, which I love so much. Have you read Kleypas? Well, in English is better, it's more...WONDERFUL! I don't another level, another story, because it would be unfair, but it's like eating pizza in London, I hope you understand ... Comparisons aside, my reading recently led me - last year - to some passionate reading ... in the beautiful world of ....steampunk (yeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeees!) and I find a new love! I LOOOOVE those books; I find them very "challenging" , fun and (also) pure escape-books. An interesting read was the saga of Gail Carriger called "The Parasol Protectorate", which recently has also been translated in Italy, by Dalai Editore and consisting of 5 volumes (final number as announced by the author):