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All Editions of Midnight Dress

by Karen Foxlee

Midnight Dress

Midnight Dress

Author: Karen Foxlee Format: Ebook Release Date: 08/10/2013

Quiet misfit Rose doesn't expect to fall in love with the sleepy beach town of Leonora. Nor does she expect to become fast friends with beautiful, vivacious Pearl Kelly, organizer of the high school float at the annual Harvest Festival parade. It's better not to get too attached when Rose and her father live on the road, driving their caravan from one place to the next whenever her dad gets itchy feet. But Rose can't resist the mysterious charms of the town or the popular girl, try as she might.Pearl convinces Rose to visit Edie Baker, once a renowned dressmaker, now a rumored witch. Together Rose and Edie hand-stitch an unforgettable dress of midnight blue for Rose to wear at the Harvest Festivala dress that will have long-lasting consequences on life in Leonora, a dress that will seal the fate of one of the girls. Karen Foxlee's breathtaking novel weaves friendship, magic, and a murder mystery into something moving, real, and distinctly original.

Midnight Dress

Midnight Dress

Author: Karen Foxlee Format: Ebook Release Date: 01/03/2013

When a teenage girl disappears, a small town is awash with rumors: everyone is talking about the dress she wore, a midnight-blue dress made from the remnants of other dresses: a dress of stories. For her whole life, Rose Lovell has moved from town to town with her alcoholic father. When they wash up in a coastal sugarcane town, Rose wonders if this time it will be different. At the local high school, Rose meets Pearl Kelly, who is popular, pretty and intent on tracking down her Russian father. When she convinces Rose to be part of the annual Harvest Parade, Rose must find a special dress for the occasion. She seeks the help of the eccentric Edie Baker, who knows all the town? secrets and whose own family is a rich tapestry of stories. When Rose agrees to let Edie teach her to sew, she doesn? realize that nothing will ever be the same again. The Midnight Dress weaves an intriguing story of loss and longing to the very last page.

Midnight Dress

Midnight Dress

Author: Karen Foxlee Format: Ebook Release Date: 01/03/2013

When a teenage girl disappears, a small town is awash with rumors: everyone is talking about the dress she wore, a midnight-blue dress made from the remnants of other dresses: a dress of stories. For her whole life, Rose Lovell has moved from town to town with her alcoholic father. When they wash up in a coastal sugarcane town, Rose wonders if this time it will be different. At the local high school, Rose meets Pearl Kelly, who is popular, pretty and intent on tracking down her Russian father. When she convinces Rose to be part of the annual Harvest Parade, Rose must find a special dress for the occasion. She seeks the help of the eccentric Edie Baker, who knows all the town? secrets and whose own family is a rich tapestry of stories. When Rose agrees to let Edie teach her to sew, she doesn? realize that nothing will ever be the same again. The Midnight Dress weaves an intriguing story of loss and longing to the very last page.