'All she needed was one person to take notice - one person who could catapult her into the big time’
Gabriella Alvarez dreams of being the next Coco Chanel. Born in the Bronx of Puerto Rican descent, she lives with her mother and beloved grandmother, Lita, who recognises the young girl’s talent and teaches her to sew.
When Gabriella gains a coveted scholarship to the famous Parson’s School of Design on Fifth Avenue, she is thrilled. There she meets the beautiful, aspiring model Isabelle Flynn and together they vow to make it to the top.
Then superstar fashion designer Oberon crosses her path and she sees her chance. If only he’d notice her. If only he wasn’t so out of reach ...
This is a story of a young girl’s determination to achieve the American Dream. Life throws obstacles in her way, but she never gives up, intent on achieving her heart’s desire.
This is Caragh Bell’s fifth novel, following on from the bestselling Echoes of Grace.