Account

Company

  Menu
Large Image

Description

"Once upon a Time" Is Timeless

The year is 1880, and Bertie, having just arrived in New York with her family, is grateful to be given work as a seamstress in the home of textile tycoon J. P. Wellington. When the Wellington family fortune is threatened, Bertie's father boasts that Bertie will save the business, that she is so skillful she can "practically spin straw into gold."

Amazingly, in the course of one night, Bertie creates exquisite evening gowns -- with the help of Ray Stalls, a man from her tenement who uses an old spinning wheel to create dresses that are woven with crimson thread and look as though they are spun with real gold. Indebted to Ray, Bertie asks how she can repay him. When Ray asks for her firstborn child, Bertie agrees, never dreaming that he is serious...

Tag This Book

This Book Has Been Tagged
It hasn't. Be the first to tag this book!

Our Recommendation

Track It. This book has been $6.99 within the past year.

Notify Me When The Price...

  • $
  • If I'm already tracking this book...

to track this book on eReaderIQ.

Track These Authors

to track Suzanne Weyn on eReaderIQ.

  • to be notified each time the price drops on any book by Suzanne Weyn.
  • to stop tracking Suzanne Weyn.

Price Summary

  • We started tracking this book on May 7, 2011.
  • This book was $5.99 when we started tracking it.
  • The price of this book has changed 37 times in the past 3,030 days.
  • The current price of this book is $7.49 last checked 11 hours ago.
  • This lowest price this book has been offered at in the past year is $6.99.
  • The lowest price to date was $0.99 last reached on July 24, 2018.
  • This book has been $0.99 one time since we started tracking it.
  • The highest price to date was $7.49 last reached on June 2, 2019.
  • This book has been $7.49 5 times since we started tracking it.
  • This book is currently at its highest price since we started tracking it.

Genres

Additional Info

  • Publication Date: October 27, 2009
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • Lending: Disabled
  • Print Length: 241 Pages
  • File Size: 936 KB

We last verified the price of this book about 11 hours ago. At that time, the price was $7.49. This price is subject to change. The price displayed on the Amazon.com website at the time of purchase is the price you will pay for this book. Please confirm the price before making any purchases.