By Richard Peck
This up-to-date version of the preferred Richard Peck novel, to be had in time to commemorate the anniversary of the Titanic's fateful voyage in 1912, starts off with a chilling prophecy. whilst Miranda starts her place as maid-servant to the glamorous and egocentric Amanda Whitwell, Amanda wastes no time in utilizing Miranda to fit her personal merciless reasons. Miranda turns into the lynchpin to a plot that Amanda devises to marry an American who can preserve her lavish way of life, but in addition retains the rogue she loves shut to hand. although, future intervenes, they usually board the ill-fated mammoth. This tale has the entire romance, glamour, intrigue, and tragedy of the sizeable yet ends, satisfyingly, with redemption and forgiveness.
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