'This story [...] brought out the fact that hard work and determination pays and that you can succeed despite the odds' Mystica Varathapalan, NetGalley.
'The writing was strong, the characters well developed and the plot engaging. Recommended!' Malia Zaidi, NetGalley.
'Perfect for fans of historical fiction! ... There's a romance, there's interesting historic details, but best of all, there are the two characters - Elizabeth and Joseph ... A very good read!' Kathleen Gray, Netgalley.
'A captivating read that touched my heart deeply and is currently one of my top 5 favourite books to have read so far this year. A brilliant 5 Stars!' Clare Roden, NetGalley.
'A first class saga that is absolutely perfect to curl up with and lose oneself in!' Julie Bonello, NetGalley.
'A wonderful debut by author Rachel Brimble. It's an incredibly welcome one' Katherine Hayward, NetGalley.
'This saga takes you right through the doors of the department stores of history and how such places began and made their name in the world. Think Harrods, Fortnum & Mason and John Lewis' Joanne D'Arcy.
'I really did feel as though I had been transported back to 1910' Amanda Oughton, NetGalley.