From New York Times bestselling writer Karen Harper comes a singular in accordance with the lives of 2 notable sisters . . .
One sailed the great and commenced a way empire . . .
The different overtook Hollywood and scandalized the area . . .
Together, they have been unstoppable.
They rose from genteel poverty, appealing sisters, bold, witty, seductive. Elinor and Lucy Sutherland are without delay each one other’s fiercest supporters and so much vicious critics.
Lucy reworked herself into Lucile, the bold designer who revolutionized the together with her flirtatious robes and brazen self-promotion. And while she married Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon her existence a fairy tale. But good fortune got here at many costs—to her marriage and to her kids . . . 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 appropriate; her foray into the glittering new international of Hollywood turns her right into a world-wide phenomenon. yet even though she writes of ardour, the genuine love she longs for eludes her.
But regardless of quarrels and misunderstandings, distance and future, there is not any bond more suitable than that of the 2 sisters—confidants, neighbors, opponents and the 2 “It women” in their day.