In The Tradition Of Gloriously Absorbing, Lush And Moving Women S Fiction By Authors Such As Kate Morton, Lucinda Riley And Joanne Harris Comes PRECIOUS THINGS.Normandy, France, 1891 A Young Woman Painstakingly Sews An Intricate Beaded Collar To Her Wedding Dress, The Night Before Her Marriage To Someone She Barely Knows Yet Aimee Longs For So Much Shanghai, 1926 Dancing Sensation And Wild Child Zephyr Spies What Looks Like A Beaded Headpiece Lying Carelessly Discarded On A Ballroom Floor She Takes It With Her To Malaya Where She Sets Her Sights On A Prize So Out Of Reach That, In Striving For It, She Will Jeopardise Everything She Holds Dear PRECIOUS THINGS Tells The Story Of A Collar A Wonderful, Glittering Beaded Piece And Its Journey Through The Decades It S Also The Story Of Maggie, An Auctioneer Living In Modern Day London, Who Comes Across The Crumpled, Neglected Collar In A Box Of Old Junk, And Sets Out On An Unexpected Mission To Discover About Its Secret And Elusive Past.Maggie Has A Journey Of Her Own Too Juggling A Demanding Job, A Clingy Young Child And A Rebellious Stepdaughter, And With Her Once Solid Marriage Foundering Under The Pressure Of A Busy Life, Maggie Has To Find Out The Hard Way That You Can T Always Get What You Want But Sometimes, You Re Lucky Enough To Get Precisely What You Need.This Is A Wonderful, Absorbing And Moving Novel About Desire, Marriage And Family, Telling The Story About How We So Often Reach Out For The Sparkly, Shiny Things And People We Desire, Only To Realise In The Nick Of Time That The Most Precious Things Are The Ones We Ve Had With Us All Along.
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Precious Things book, this is one of the most wanted Kelly Doust author readers around the world.
- 320 pages
- Precious Things
- Kelly Doust
- 08 November 2019 Kelly Doust