It's one of those wonderful books that sweeps you along, whisking you away from the real world, immersing you in the love, drama and mysteries within its pages. Epic, heart-breaking, it's a book that will stay with me for a very long time. I loved it.
Jessica May is an extraordinary heroine . . . Natasha Lester's research goes deep, based on the life stories of such iconic figures as Lee Miller and Martha Gellhorn. It's a perfect novel for those who like their heroines gritty, witty, and capable of anything.
This rich, memorable novel unfolds beautifully from start to finish.
A gorgeously rich and romantic novel about young women finding their way in the world.
An emotional and sweeping tale set against the backdrop of World War II...Rich detail, compelling characters, and an interwoven dual timeline make this an engrossing read for historical fiction fans
A fascinating and impeccably researched evocation of the New York fashion world during World War Two... and some divine-sounding dresses!
Intrigue, heartbreak and, ultimately not one, but two heart stopping love stories. I cannot tell you how much I loved this book and I cannot recommend it enough.
A beautiful story in every way.
Mystery and romance are expertly combined into one emotionally charged, unforgettable story.
An intensely powerful, beautiful, emotional and moving story that was so hard to put down... I don't think I am going to forget this story for a long time to come'
[A] splendid, breathtaking novel, full of mystery and passion...a must read!
Lester has often been compared to author Kate Morton but with this novel, Lester's fourth, she has come into her own... What Lester does brilliantly is mingle fiction with fact
A fantastically engrossing story. I loved it.
Historical fiction at its best