A stunning book set in the Edwardian era about a seamstress working at Buckingham Palace.
Full of drama, betrayal and compelling historical detail - The Forgotten Seamstress by Liz Trenow is perfect for fans of Kate Morton and Joanne Harris.It is 1914 and Maria, a shy teenager, is appointed to Buckingham Palace as a seamstress for the royal family.
She is lucky enough to meet the Prince of Wales and is captivated by his glamour and intensity.
But theirs is a doomed love affair and soon Maria's life takes a tragic turn.
Torn between passion and integrity, she makes a choice that has devastating consequences ...Can a beautiful quilt, discovered many years later reveal the truth behind what happened to Maria?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 16/01/2014
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780007480845