Book Review

‘Slipper’ by Hester Velmans

STORY: Her life is the inspiration for the world’s most famous story. Lucinda, a penniless English orphan, is abused and exploited as a cinder-sweep by her aristocratic relatives. On receiving her sole inheritance—a pair of glass-beaded slippers—she runs away to France in pursuit of an officer on whom she has a big crush. She joins… Continue reading ‘Slipper’ by Hester Velmans

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