Project Runway Meets Mulan In This Sweeping YA Fantasy About A Young Girl Who Poses As A Boy To Compete For The Role Of Imperial Tailor And Embarks On An Impossible Journey To Sew Three Magic Dresses, From The Sun, The Moon, And The Stars.Maia Tamarin Dreams Of Becoming The Greatest Tailor In The Land, But As A Girl, The Best She Can Hope For Is To Marry Well When A Royal Messenger Summons Her Ailing Father, Once A Tailor Of Renown, To Court, Maia Poses As A Boy And Takes His Place She Knows Her Life Is Forfeit If Her Secret Is Discovered, But She Ll Take That Risk To Achieve Her Dream And Save Her Family From Ruin There S Just One Catch Maia Is One Of Twelve Tailors Vying For The Job.Backstabbing And Lies Run Rampant As The Tailors Compete In Challenges To Prove Their Artistry And Skill Maia S Task Is Further Complicated When She Draws The Attention Of The Court Magician, Edan, Whose Piercing Eyes Seem To See Straight Through Her Disguise.And Nothing Could Have Prepared Her For The Final Challenge To Sew Three Magic Gowns For The Emperor S Reluctant Bride To Be, From The Laughter Of The Sun, The Tears Of The Moon, And The Blood Of Stars With This Impossible Task Before Her, She Embarks On A Journey To The Far Reaches Of The Kingdom, Seeking The Sun, The Moon, And The Stars, And Finding Than She Ever Could Have Imagined Steeped In Chinese Culture, Sizzling With Forbidden Romance, And Shimmering With Magic, This Young Adult Fantasy Is Pitch Perfect For Fans Of Sarah J Maas Or Ren E Ahdieh.
Elizabeth Lim grew up on a hearty staple of fairy tales, myths, and songs Her passion for storytelling began around age 10, when she started writing fanfics for Sailor Moon, Sweet Valley, and Star Wars, and posted them online to discover, Wow, people actually read my stuff And that s kinda cool But after one of her teachers told her she had too much voice in her essays, Elizabeth took a bre
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