'speculative fiction from the acclaimed bestselling author of
Exit, Pursued by a Bear i> and 'star Wars :Ahsoka i>.
Victoria-Margaret is the crown princess of the
empire, a direct descendent of Victoria I, the queen who changed the
course of history. The imperial tradition of genetically arranged
matchmaking will soon guide Margaret into a politically advantageous
marriage. But before she does her duty, she'll have one summer of
freedom and privacy in a far corner of empire. Posing as a commoner in
Toronto, she meets Helena Marcus, daughter of one of the empire's
greatest placement geneticists, and August Callaghan, the heir to a
powerful shipping firm currently besieged by American pirates.
In a summer of high-society debutante balls, politically charged
tea parties, and romantic country dances, Margaret, Helena, and August
discover they share an extraordinary bond and maybe a one-in-a-million
chance to have what they want and to change the world in the
'set in a near-future world where the
British Empire never fell and the United 'states never rose,
That Inevitable Victorian Thing i> is a surprising,
romantic, and thought-provoking story of love, duty, and the small
moments that can change people and the world.
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