What the bloggers say: 

Books of All Kinds, 5/9/19:
“Engaging, fascinating, and absorbing...Chevalier brings fact and fiction together effortlessly”


Trip Fiction, 2/9/19:
“As always, the author’s writing is eloquent, engaging and wonderfully observant of era and place”


Random Things Through My Letterbox, 5/9/19:
“Winchester Cathedral is an evocative and quite sensual setting for this bold, intelligent and quite wonderful novel”


Mrs Bloggs Books, 4/9/19:
“This endearing, wonderful novel was a joy to read”


em_digs_books, 5/9/19:
“It’s a charmer”

 

“Chevalier creates a convincing picture of the period. Most impressive are the portraits of individual women...who either pursue their freedom in small acts of disobedience, or quietly stitch their loss into comfort and beauty for generations to come.”

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