By Anna Godbersen
The 12 months is 1929. manhattan is governed via the brilliant younger issues: flappers and socialites looking thrills and chasing goals within the anything-goes period of the Roaring Twenties.
Letty Larkspur and Cordelia gray escaped their small Midwestern city for brand new York's glittering city. All Letty wishes is to determine her identify in lighting, yet she quick discovers new york is stuffed with lovely women who will do anything to be a celeb. . . .
Cordelia is trying to find the daddy she's by no means recognized, a guy as notorious for his wild events as he's for his shadowy schemes. in a single day, she enters a global extra exciting and glamorous than she ever can have imagined—and extra risky. It's a existence an individual might kill for . . . and anyone will.
The purely individual Cordelia can belief is Astrid Donal, a flapper who turns out to have all of it: cash, seems, and the affection of Cordelia's brother, Charlie. yet Astrid's excellent veneer hides a rating of kinfolk secrets.
Across the titanic lawns of manhattan, within the illicit speakeasies of long island, and at the blindingly lit levels of Broadway, the 3 girls' fortunes will upward push and fall—together and aside. From the New York Times bestselling writer of The Luxe comes an epic new sequence set within the dizzying final summer time of the Jazz Age.
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