The Prince and the DressmakereBook - 2018
Paris, at the dawn of the modern age:
Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride—or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as the fabulous Lady Crystallia—the hottest fashion icon in the world capital of fashion!
Sebastian's secret weapon (and best friend) is the brilliant dressmaker Frances—one of only two people who know the truth: sometimes this boy wears dresses. But Frances dreams of greatness, and being someone's secret weapon means being a secret. Forever. How long can Frances defer her dreams to protect a friend? Jen Wang weaves an exuberantly romantic tale of identity, young love, art, and family. A fairy tale for any age, The Prince and the Dressmaker will steal your heart.
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"When I first learned the truth, I thought Sebastian's life would be ruined. But seeing you, I realized everything would be fine, because someone still loved him.
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Sebastian is a prince, and his parents want him to find his bride. Prince Sebastian is more occupied with his own secret life. Each night Sebastian becomes his alter ego, Lady Castilla. Frances is a dressmaker who dreams of designing the latest fashions. When the two pair up Frances helps Lady Castilla set new trends in fashion and Lady Castilla helps Frances’s designs to be discovered. Will the two be happy living secret lives?
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