Shades of milk and honey: Glamourist Histories Series, Book 1

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In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor.
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Kowal, Mary Robinette,1969-
9781472102508
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title_full Shades of Milk and Honey Glamourist Histories Series, Book 1, Shades of Milk and Honey [eBook] Kowal, Mary Robinette, Shades of milk and honey / Mary Robinette Kowal, Shades of milk and honey [electronic resource] / Mary Robinette Kowal
title_short Shades of milk and honey
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topic_facet Conduct of life, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Mate selection, Sisters, Social life and customs, Women, Women -- Conduct of life -- Fiction