Snowfall of Silver, A
Format: Paperback / softback
In the Autumn of 1931, Freya leaves her family in Cornwall to follow her dream of becoming an actress. She joins a theatrical company and, amidst all the enchantment and bustle of stage life, falls in love with the handsome leading man. Neither being an actress nor having a love affair lives up to Freya’s grand expectations.
SKU: 9781407192413Categories: Children's / Teenage fiction: Family and home stories, Children's / Teenage fiction: Historical fiction, Children's / Teenage fiction: Relationship stories - Romance, love or friendship, Children's / Teenage personal and social topics: Emotions, moods and feelings, Children's / Teenage personal and social topics: Friends and friendships
A snow-dusted love story. In the Autumn of 1931, eighteen-year-old Freya Trevelyan runs away from her home in Cornwall to follow her dream of becoming an actress. When she is invited to join a theatrical company about to head out on tour, Freya thinks the path to success is clear, and, amidst all the glamour and bustle of stage life, she finds – for the first time – a place to belong. But can reality ever live up to her expectations? What if her life – and falling in love – turn out to be nothing like she planned? An enchanting coming of age romance about following your dreams – even when they aren’t quite what you expected. Praise for A Sky Painted Gold: ‘The perfect comfort read’ Ella Risbridger, author of Midnight Chicken ‘Pure escapism … a wildly romantic, delicious indulgence’ OBSERVER ‘A brilliant, beautiful book’ Louise O’Neill, author of The Surface Breaks ‘Perfect for glamour-soaked summer escapism’ MAIL ON SUNDAY
|Dimensions||26 × 140 × 202 mm|