Hester Browne?is the"New York Times" bestselling author of "The Little Lady Agency, Little Lady, Big Apple, "" The Little Lady Agency and the Prince, "and "The Finishing Touches." Born in England, she studied English at Trinity College, Cambridge. A devotee of Scottish reeling, vintage-clothes hunting, and cryptic crosswords, she lives in London and Herefordshire with her Basset hound Violet. Visit her at