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The Forgotten Seamstress

Trenow, Liz (Paperback - 2014 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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Maria knows she's lucky to have landed in the sewing room of the royal household. Before World War I casts its shadow, she catches the eye of the Prince of Wales, a glamorous and intense gentleman. But her life takes a far darker turn, and soon all she has left is a fantastical story about her time at Buckingham Palace. Decades later, Caroline Meadows discovers a beautiful quilt in her mother's attic. When she can't figure out the meaning of the message embroidered into its lining, she embarks on a quest to reveal its mystery.
Authors: Trenow, Liz
Title: The forgotten seamstress
Published: Naperville, Illinois :, Sourcebooks Landmark,, [2014]
Characteristics: 329 pages ;,21 cm
Notes: Includes an author interview and reading discussion questions.
Summary: Maria knows she's lucky to have landed in the sewing room of the royal household. Before World War I casts its shadow, she catches the eye of the Prince of Wales, a glamorous and intense gentleman. But her life takes a far darker turn, and soon all she has left is a fantastical story about her time at Buckingham Palace. Decades later, Caroline Meadows discovers a beautiful quilt in her mother's attic. When she can't figure out the meaning of the message embroidered into its lining, she embarks on a quest to reveal its mystery.
Local Note: 1 2
ISBN: 1402282486
9781402282485
Branch Call Number: F TRE
Statement of Responsibility: Liz Trenow
Copyright Date: ©2014
Subject Headings: England 20th century Fiction. Quiltmakers Fiction. Quilting Fiction. Royal households Fiction. Women tailors Fiction.
Genre/Form: Psychological fiction.
Historical fiction.
Topical Term: Quiltmakers
Quilting
Royal households
Women tailors
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Jul 03, 2014
  • redwallflower rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I thoroughly enjoyed this novel, even though I accurately predicted the outcome halfway through. But even that didn't tarnish the appeal of this story.

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