The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding
Publish date: 2019-02-21
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
As is the fashion, this novel has chronologically separate narrative streams told in alternating chapters. In this case, the author has varied the pattern slightly by having none of the streams in the first person, and by giving separate chapters to two main characters who are in the same time perio...
THE GOWN by Jennifer Robson The intimate details of every day life in 1947 England, still suffering from the austerity required by the devastation of WWII, are clearly rendered in the lives of two embroiderers working on Princess Elizabeth’s wedding gown. One woman will become world famous, the othe...