By Tasmina Perry
Escape with Sunday Times bestseller Tasmina Perry in this modern fairytale that moves between past and present, encompassing debutantes, 1950s New York, country estates and a secret love buried in time.
Just say yes to this unforgettable read and take a spellbinding, romantic journey from the dazzling days of the debutantes in 1950s London to glamorous modern Manhattan.
When Amy Carrell's wealthy boyfriend ends their relationship just before Christmas, she's left to nurse her broken heart alone. With nothing to lose, she replies to an advertisement requesting a companion for a mysterious 'Manhattan adventure'.
Whisked off to New York with eccentric British aristocrat Georgia Hamilton, Amy experiences a glamorous side of the city that she's never seen before. Along the way, Georgia initiates her protegee in the arts of old-school elegance.
But as Georgia shares her life lessons, Amy discovers a painful secret in her mentor's past. A secret that shattered her future. A story of love and betrayal that only Amy has the power to put right.
TASMINA PERRY is the Sunday Times bestselling author of novels such as Daddy's Girls, Kiss Heaven Goodbye and, most recently, Deep Blue Sea. She left a career in law to enter the world of women's magazine publishing, going on to become an award-winning writer and contributor to titles such as Elle, Glamour and Marie Claire. In 2004 she launched her own travel and fashion magazine, Jaunt, and was editing InStyle magazine when she left the industry to write books full time. Her novels have been published in seventeen countries. Tasmina lives with her husband and son in London, where she is at work on her next novel.
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07 Nov 2013
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More romantic than a candlelit proposal. On Valentine's Day. In Paris. From Ryan Gosling — Heat
A tantalising blend of elegance and mystique...irresistible — Closer
A heart-wrenching punch-packing love story... Perry creates escapism at its best — Express
An irresistible page-turner — Marie-Claire
A London to New York story to curl up with on a wet weekend — Daily Mail
Utterly delectable and spellbinding. An absolute treat for you this Christmas as it's simply magical...will leave you with a smile on your face and a sparkle in your eye — I Heart Chicklit
As beautiful as it is tragic and the ending will leave you in tears, so be prepared! — Chick Lit Club
The Proposal has all the sparkle and warmth of a Christmas novel... Fans of Tasmina Perry, New York, Christmas and love will be more than satisfied with this book — Novelicious