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The last debutante

Author: Lesley Naa Norle Lokko
Publisher: London, England : Orion, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1936, Chalfont Hall, Dorset, and as the dressmaker puts the last pins in her dress, thirteen-year-old Kit is wondering why she has to go through the charade of seeing her sister Lily presented at Court. With her waves of auburn hair and her piercing green eyes, Kit knows that her sister's place on the social scene is guaranteed regardless of her dress, and as the door to a life of parties and eligible young men  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lesley Naa Norle Lokko
ISBN: 9781409142546 140914254X
OCLC Number: 962849940
Description: 322 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lesley Lokko.

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A light and frothy read, perfect for Downton fans -- HELENA GUMLEY MASON * THE LADY *

 
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