Four Weddings and a Sixpence: An Anthology
Beloved authors Julia Quinn, Elizabeth Boyle, Laura Lee Guhrke, and Stefanie Sloane deliver the stories of four friends from Mrs. Rochambeaux’s Gentle School for Girls who find an old sixpence in their bedchamber and decide that it will be the lucky coin for each of their weddings . . .
Julia Quinn’s prologue introduces her heroine, Beatrice Heywood, and the premise for Four Weddings and a Sixpence.
In Stefanie Sloane’s unforgettable story, an ever-vigilant guardian decrees that Anne Brabourne must marry by her twenty-first birthday. But love finds her in the most unexpected of ways.
Elizabeth Boyle tells the tale of Cordelia Padley, who has invented a betrothed to keep her family from pestering her to wed. Now she’ll need to borrow one to convince them she’s found her true love.
In Laura Lee Guhrke’s story, unlucky Lady Elinor Daventry has her sixpence stolen from her and must convince the rake who pilfered the coin to return it in time for her own wedding.
. . . and a Sixpence in Her Shoe
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Hott Review of “Something Old”:
While short and sweet, this novella introduces the characters in the coming stories and starts an intriguing anthology.
I do have to admit, I’m a bit sad this is all I’m getting from Ms. Quinn in this set. I was hoping for more…
I can’t wait to read the rest of the novellas!
|Source:||I purchased Four Weddings and a Sixpence on December 26, 2016. When it was way more expensive than it is now… ;||
|Publisher & Date:||December 27th 2016 by Avon|
|Genre:||Historical Romance Anthology|
|ISBN:||006242842X (ISBN13: 9780062428424)|
|Setting:||April 1818, Madame Rochambeaux’s Gentle School for Girls|
In 2010, Ms Quinn won her third RITA Award in four years and was the thirteenth author to be inducted into the Romance Writers of America Hall of Fame. Her books have been translated into twenty-eight languages, and she has been profiled in USA Today and TIME Magazine. Her twenty-third novel, The Sum of All Kisses, was released in late 2013.
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