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Author Trenow, Liz author.

Title The forgotten seamstress / Liz Trenow.

Publication Info. Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Landmark, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    TRENOW,LIZ    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC TRENOW,L    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Fiction    FIC TRENOW,L    Available
Description 329 pages ; 21 cm
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Summary "A shy girl with no family, 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, a puzzle that only seems to grow more important to her own heart. As Caroline pieces together the secret history of the quilt, she comes closer and closer to the truth about Maria"--Back cover.
Subject Women tailors -- England -- Fiction.
Royal households -- England -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Quilting -- Fiction
Quiltmakers -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction
ISBN 9781402282485

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