After a Fashion (A Class of Their Own, Book 1) - download pdf or read online

By Jen Turano

ISBN-10: 1441265139

ISBN-13: 9781441265135

Leave out Harriet Peabody desires of the day she will open up a store promoting refashioned robes to autonomous operating girls like herself. regrettably, whilst an errand for her millinery store task is going unfortunately awry as a result of a tough buyer, she unearths herself out of an income.

Mr. Oliver Addleshaw is at the verge of his greatest enterprise deal but while he learns his power accomplice prefers to accommodate males who're settled down and wed. while Oliver witnesses his ex not-quite-fiance reason the hapless Harriet to lose her activity, he attempts to make it as much as her by means of enlisting her help make a very good influence on his enterprise partner.

Harriet speedy reveals her love of favor can't make her trendy. She'll by no means really healthy into Oliver's international, yet simply as she's able to name off the pretend dating, fancy dinners, and chic balls, a chance from her previous forces either Oliver and Harriet to find that love can are available in the main impressive programs.

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