By Karen Harper
From New York Times bestselling writer Karen Harper comes a unique in response to the lives of 2 remarkable sisters . . .
One sailed the gigantic and commenced a manner empire . . .
The different overtook Hollywood and scandalized the area . . .
Together, they have been unstoppable.
They rose from genteel poverty, appealing sisters, formidable, witty, seductive. Elinor and Lucy Sutherland are instantly every one other’s fiercest supporters and such a lot vicious critics.
Lucy reworked herself into Lucile, the bold designer who revolutionized the along with her flirtatious robes and brazen self-promotion. And while she married Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon her lifestyles appeared to be a fairy tale. But luck got here at many costs—to her marriage and to her little ones . . . after which got here the fateful evening of April 14, 1912 and the scandal that undefined.
Elinor’s novels titillate readers, and it’s even requested in well mannered drawing rooms if you'd like to “sin with Elinor Glyn?” Her paintings pushes the bounds of what’s applicable; her foray into the glittering new international of Hollywood turns her right into a world-wide phenomenon. yet even if she writes of ardour, the genuine love she longs for eludes her.
But regardless of quarrels and misunderstandings, distance and future, there isn't any bond more advantageous than that of the 2 sisters—confidants, buddies, opponents and the 2 “It ladies” in their day.
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The It Girls: A Novel by Karen Harper