Monday, 21 January 2013

'Long Live the King' by Fay Weldon

 
Release date: 1st April 2013
Published by: Head of Zeus
ISBN No: 978 1781850602
 
 
The year is 1901 and London Society is in a frenzy of anticipation for the coronation of Edward VII. Lord and Lady Dilberne, their fortune restored by their son's recent marriage to a Chicago heiress, are caught up in the lavish preparations from their home in Belgrave Square. But while they fuss over diamonds and ball-gowns, their sixteen-year-old niece, Adela, has joined a troupe of spiritualists. As the Dilbernes seek to avoid scandal, it falls to Viscount Arthur and his new wife to bring her back to the fold. Fay Weldon's wit, wisdom and warmth brings this collision of Edwardian worlds to fabulous, exuberant life.
 
 
Copyright: The Book Depository Synopsis


2 comments:

  1. Just added this one to my tbr list. Thanks!!

    Kimberlee
    www.girllostinabook.com

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    1. Glad to be able to help add to your TBR list Kimberlee ;-)

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