Diane Owens Prettyman
Diane Owens Prettyman proves her versatility as an author with her second novel, Redesigning Emma, a historical romance with a very endearing heroine. We learn about the manners and intrigue of turn of the last century New York, as well as the fascinating details about the lost art of designing women's hats! Emma, the main character is a milliner. She has started her own business-Emma's Twentieth Century Hats-for the modern woman. ("The modern woman needed a hat fit the times, a hat to accentuate her modern features, a hat to conduct business in, even a hat to vote in.") Grab a cup of tea and curl up with this book for a fun weekend read!