Speak to Me of LoveeBook - 2013
Set in England from the 1880s through World War I, this enthralling romantic saga tells the story of a remarkable woman who defies Londons aristocratic society and attempts to build a department store that will rival SelfridgesThe plump, plain daughter of a successful shopkeeper, Beatrice Bonnington has no illusions about her looks--or her marital prospects. So when she receives a proposal from the dashing William Overton--a man shes secretly desired for years--Beatrice cant believe her good fortune.Knowing her husband will never wholly belong to her, she turns her energies to the other great passion of her life: her familys department store. As she endures tragedy, betrayal, and the horrors of war, she builds Bonningtons Emporium into a titan of commerce that rivals Londons Selfridges. But with all of her worldly success, she never stops loving William. One more challenge awaits Beatrice--the battle for her husbands heart.
Publisher: New York : Open Road, 2013.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource.