The Seamstress of Hollywood Boulevard


I couldn t cook but I could sew. It would have been better the other way around. So begins this witty and transporting new novel by the acclaimed Erin McGraw, introducing us to Nell Plat, who, at age seventeen, finds herself unhappily married and the mother of two baby girls. For a young woman with a hunger for excitement and glamour, Kansas circa 1900 offers nothing but a flat horizon. Still, Nell find some joy sewing and making dresses for women in town. Dreaming over her sewing machine, she begins to entertain ambitions ...

The Seamstress of Hollywood Boulevard 2009, Mariner Books, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780547237855

Trade paperback

The Seamstress of Hollywood Boulevard 2008, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780618386284