By Loretta Chase
From the layout e-book of Marcelline Noirot:
The attract of the proper costume might be twofold:
ladies might die to put on it . . .
and gents may kill to take away it!
Brilliant and bold clothier Marcelline Noirotis London's emerging famous person. And who larger to benefitfrom her expertise than the worst-dressed woman within the ton,the Duke of Clevedon's meant bride? profitable thefuture duchess's patronage capability status and fortunefor Marcelline and her sisters. To get to the lady,though, Marcelline needs to win over Clevedon, whosestandards are as excessive as his morals are . . . not.
The prize turns out worth the risk--but this timeMarcelline's met her fit. Clevedon candesign a seduction as impossible to resist as her dresses;and what starts off as a flicker of wish among twoof the main passionately obdurate charmersin London quickly ignites right into a scrumptious inferno . . .and a blazing scandal.
And now either their futures dangle through anexquisite thread of silk . . .
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Extra resources for Silk Is for Seduction (Dressmakers, Book 1)
It is sad that people cannot earn a living. It's so different from America. Of course, not everyone is rich. But it is easier to earn a living. " "Ja, our brother lives there," Carl explained confidently. "I owned many acres in Texas at one time. I had large cotton farms. My uncle and I were in business together. " Carl listened carefully to the man's words. He knew that this new land was full of opportunity. Page 31 They ate lunch later in the day in a large dining room. Carl stared at the table full of good food.
Christina exclaimed. " After eating the rich, cheesy custard, Carl and Christina Page 35 complemented Mrs. Fosberg's cooking. Pleased, she showed them the room they'd share that night. ''I'll drive you to the train in the morning," Pastor Fosberg said. "The train leaves early. " The next morning Carl and Christina told the Fosbergs goodbye. Carl was grateful for the pleasant visit. Mr. Anderson was right; the Swedish people help each other in the new land. He waved as the train left for Central Texas.
Summary: In 1880 fifteen-year-old Carl Olsson leaves Sweden to work on his brother's farm in Texas. Title. M9275Go 1994 [Fic]-dc20 93-38928 CIP AC Page iii For these Swedish Americans dear to my heart: Leslie, David, Mark, Paul, Christopher, and Matthew Page iv This book is fiction but was inspired by the life of Claus Munson, who came to Texas as a fifteen-year-old in 1880 and might have had the same experiences as Carl. Page v Contents 1. Southern Sweden, 1880 1 2. Walpurgis Night, a Swedish Celebration 9 3.
Silk Is for Seduction (Dressmakers, Book 1) by Loretta Chase