By Nancy Moser
An arranged marriage, a trip to America and a young girl and her friend all make for a delightful read. Trapped in a world of luxury that is falling down around her ears Charolette Gleason is thrown into an arranged marriage with someone she has never met. She and her maid make a daring plan to trade places on the trip to America, each is thrust into a world that they do not know but try very hard to learn. A simple twist of fate will force them each to make a decision that will affect the other for the rest of their life.
Very good book. I loved the description of America in the gilded age and as a sewer the prints in the back that showed the dresses the author described where an absolute delight.
A MUST READ!!!
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