Rose’s Dress of Dreams
by Katherine Woodfine
illustrated by Kate Pankhurst
n/a Interest Age: 5-8
Young Rose dreams of sewing beautiful dresses for the women of Paris. But when a chance encounter with royalty changes her life, Rose must draw on all her skills to create the most breathtaking dress of them all. Based on the life of Rose Bertin, the woman credited with creating haute-couture and a remarkable pioneer of fashion at the court of Marie Antoinette.
Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it.
Read the first chapter of Rose’s Dress of Dreams below: