The Tailor's Girl
The Tailor's Girl is a heart-stopping story of true love and courage in the most extraordinary circumstances from the rising star of Australian fiction.
From the bustling streets of 1920s London to the idyllic English countryside, this is a breathtaking story of passion and determination from a phenomenal Australian storyteller. When a humble soldier, known only as Jones, wakes in a military hospital he has no recollection of his past. Jones's few fleeting memories are horrifying moments from the battlefield of Ypres. His identity becomes a puzzle he must solve. Then Eden Valentine arrives in his world, a stunning seamstress who dreams of her own high-fashion salon in London. Mourning the loss of her brother in the war, Eden cannot turn away the soldier in desperate need of her help. The key to Jones's past – and Eden's future – may lie with the mysterious Alex Wynter, aristocratic heir to the country manor Larksfell Hall. But the news that Alex bears will bring shattering consequences that threaten to tear their lives apart.The Tailor's Girl is a heart-stopping story of true love and courage in the most extraordinary circumstances from the rising star of Australian fiction. 'Written with zest and a talent for description that draws you into the world of the novel and its characters... if you enjoy popular romantic fiction, you'd be mad not to try [it].' Sydney Morning Herald 'The Tailor's Girl is a passionate and intriguing story . . . Mclntosh has clearly done her research, weaving in the events and turmoil of wartime England. This novel would appeal to anyone who enjoys an escape from their everyday lives and a journey back in time, even if just for a little while. The characters are likeable and The Tailor's Girl is an easy read for people who enjoy a taste of romance in their literature.' SA Life Praise for Fiona McIntosh's bestsellers: 'Fiona McIntosh is an extraordinary storyteller and this historical fiction is a stunning example of her talent.' Book'd Out
'Action, heartbreak and romance aplenty . . . a great read. This is a romantic page-turner.' Australian Bookseller + Publisher