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The woman before Wallis : a novel of Windsors, Vanderbilts, and royal scandal / Bryn Turnbull.

Turnbull, Bryn, (author.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Degenstein.
  • 10 of 15 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)

Current holds

1 current hold with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Degenstein Community Library FIC TURNBULL (Text) 35031301165360 Adult Fiction Checked Out 12/07/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780778388197
  • ISBN: 0778388190
  • ISBN: 9780778361022
  • ISBN: 0778361020
  • Physical Description: 394 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Mira, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a Reader's Guide with discussion questions, a look behind the book, and a Q & A with Bryn Turnbull.
Summary, etc.:
Summer, 1926. When Thelma Morgan marries Viscount Duke Furness after a whirlwind romance, she is immersed in a gilded world of extraordinary wealth and privilege. For Thelma, the daughter of an American diplomat, her new life as a member of the British aristocracy is like a fairy tale - even more so when her husband introduces her to Edward, Prince of Wales. Her marriage to Duke leads her to fall headlong into a love affair with Edward. Their love is threatened when Thelma's sister, Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, becomes embroiled in a scandal with far-reaching implications. As Thelma sails to New York to support Gloria, she leaves Edward in the hands of her trusted friend Wallis, never imagining the consequences that will follow. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Furness, Thelma, Lady, 1904- > Fiction.
Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 > Fiction.
Vanderbilt, Gloria Morgan, 1904-1965 > Fiction.
Royal houses > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Adultery > Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) > England > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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