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The dress shop of dreams

Menna van Praag

The dress shop of dreams

a novel

by Menna van Praag

  • 19 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Women"s clothing,
  • Women scientists

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMenna van Praag
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6116.R34 D74 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 326 pages
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27172964M
    ISBN 100804178984
    ISBN 109780804178983
    LC Control Number2014024135
    OCLC/WorldCa876349448

    Maybe. Added to these complexities - there were a lot of characters, each with their own subplots. All in all, The Dress Shop of Dreams was like a patchwork quilt making it difficult to follow at times. I liked the concept, but it became a crowded plot and this detracted from the book, in my opinion. The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna van Praag Published by Ballantine Books on December 30th Genres: Contemporary, Fantasy, Fiction, Magical Realism Pages: Goodreads For fans of Alice Hoffman, Sarah Addison Allen, and Adriana Trigiani, The Dress Shop of Dreams is a captivating novel of enduring hopes, second chances, and the life-changing magic .

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The dress shop of dreams by Menna van Praag Download PDF EPUB FB2

Dress shop of Dreams is a good book, but not great. I think maybe my expectations got a little too high when I saw comparisons to one of my favorite authors, Sarah Addison Allen--Her books are an emotional journey. This fell a little short of this for me. It was a cute story /5. “Dresses, dreams, magic, and mystery swirl in this enchanting novel.

The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light.”—Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters Look for special features inside.

Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more/5(). The dress shop of dreams was a very easy read inclusive of strong characters that made the story such a success, beautifully written and one of those stories that leaves you feeling warm inside on finishing.

Adventurous enough tho have sub stories underlying the current one and ensuring that the characters interlinked with each other setting /5(74). The Dress Shop of Dreams: A Novel Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Menna van Praag (Author), Jennifer Carr (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher) & 0 more out of 5 stars ratings/5().

For fans of Alice Hoffman, Sarah Addison Allen, and Adriana Trigiani, The Dress Shop of Dreams is a captivating novel of enduring hopes, second chances, and. The Dress Shop of Dreams is the The dress shop of dreams book to read before turning off your bedside light."--Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters Look for special features inside.

Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats The dress shop of dreams book /5(). The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light."--Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters show more.

About Menna van Praag. Menna van Praag was born in Cambridge, England, and studied modern history at Oxford University. Her first novella, Men, Money, and Chocolate--an /5(K). The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light' Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters About the Author.

Menna van Praag was born in Cambridge and studied Modern History at Oxford University. She lives in Cambridge and sets her novels among the colleges, cafes and bookshops of Reviews: The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light' Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters.

About Menna van Praag. Menna van Praag was born in Cambridge and studied Modern History at Oxford University. She lives in Cambridge and sets her novels among the colleges, cafes and bookshops.

Posted by Marion Marchetto J Posted in Book Reviews Tags: book shop, contemporary, dreams, dress shop, magical, Menna Van Praag, romance, scientist, timeless Another gem from my TBR shelf, The Dress Shop of Dreams is an enchanting, contemporary romance set in Cambridge (UK) with a bit of Oxford thrown in for good measure.

“Dresses, dreams, magic, and mystery swirl in this enchanting novel. The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light.”—Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters Look for special features inside.

Join the. Reading THE DRESS SHOP OF DREAMS by Menna van Praag will reignite the spark in all of us who believe in true love prevailing, enchanting dresses, and a bit of magic to give us that push we need to accomplish our goals.

The book is told in the third person yet from multiple characters’ perspectives. The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light.” —Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters Look for special features inside.

Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and s: 6. Menna van Praag's THE DRESS SHOP OF DREAMS; A NOVEL is a delightful and fun read. Imagine you could enter a dress shop, find a dress that brings out ALL your positive attributes, not just the physical ones.

If you pick up this book, you will have entered this delightful dress shop/5. The Dress Shop of Dreams A Novel (Book): Praag, Menna van: "Etta Sparks's cozy dress shop, tucked away at the end of a winding Cambridge road, is a magical place - anyone who steps inside the little blue door to glimpse the glorious silks and jewel-hued velvets can see they are someplace special.

But only Etta knows the dresses she sells are actually magic - a few stitches from her needle. The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light' Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters show more.

About Menna van Praag. Menna van Praag was born in Cambridge and studied Modern History at Oxford University. She lives in Cambridge and sets her novels among the colleges, cafes and /5(K). Read Online The Dress Shop Of Dreams A Novel and Download The Dress Shop Of Dreams A Novel book full in PDF formats.

PDF Download Cambridge [Menna] van Praag’s writing is lyrical and the story sweetly affirming.”—BookPage Find your next book club pick, read special features, and more.

Join the Random House Reader’s Circle. The premise of a dress shop where each customer can find a special dress is lovely, and the owner of this enchanted shop, Etta, is the best character in the story.

Too bad there wasn't more about the shop and less on all the secondary characters, who added little to the story. Narration was fine. The Dress Shop of Dreams A Novel (Book): Praag, Menna van: "For fans of Alice Hoffman, Sarah Addison Allen, and Adriana Trigiani, The Dress Shop of Dreams is a captivating novel of enduring hopes, second chances, and the life-changing magic of true love.

Since her parents' mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days in the safety of her. In “The Dress Shop of Dreams,” author Menna van Praag takes the magic of those moments, embellishes them a bit and weaves them into a whimsical and.

The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light' Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters About the Author.

Menna van Praag was born in Cambridge and studied Modern History at Oxford University. She lives in Cambridge and sets her novels among the colleges, cafes and bookshops of /5(73).

The Dress Shop of Dreams is a novel in the genre of literary fiction, primarily taking place in Cambridge and Oxford. The Dress Shop of Dreams relays the story of a Cora, a scientist out to make a difference in the world, who is also the granddaughter of Etta, the dressmaker.

Van Praag stitches together the interwoven lives with the rest of the.The Dress Shop of Dreams is the book to read before turning off your bedside light." --Nancy Thayer, New York Times bestselling author of Nantucket Sisters, "Van Praag's writing is bright and hopeful A delightful and engaging read [for] fans of Jasper Fforde, Gloria Naylor, or Sarah Addison Allen.".