1880s: Essie is awestruck by Dorcas Vashon, the richest and most cultured black woman she’s ever seen. Dorcas wants to take Essie from her poor life in Savannah and transform her. Regal and genteel, the newly christened Victoria must learn to maneuver within black high society in Washington, DC.
Inventing VictoriaBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781681198071 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Page Count: 272 Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Genre: Fic