My Fine Fellow

You must sign in to see if this title is available for request.
Pub Date 11 Jan 2022 | Archive Date 08 Mar 2022
Harper Audio, HarperTeen

Talking about this book? Use #MyFineFellow #NetGalley. More hashtag tips!


Description

THIS IS A VOICEGALLEY AND NOT A PREVIEW OF THE AUDIO BOOK!

Created with a synthetic voice only for early review use, this VoiceGalley provides another great way to get an early sneak peek of this new book! This does not reflect the audiobook, which do not use synthetic voices.

VoiceGalleys are offered here as an added option outside of print galleys (to save trees) and e-galleys (to allow multitasking).

Like what you’re hearing and want to read it? Check out the e-galley: https://www.netgalley.com/catalog/publisher/83519


Perfect for fans of My Lady Jane and A Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue, this gender-bent, young adult take on My Fair Lady—by Jennieke Cohen, author of Dangerous Alliance—is punchy, clever, and absolutely delightful.

It’s 1830s England, and Culinarians—doyens who consult with society’s elite to create gorgeous food and confections—are the crème de la crème of high society.

Helena Higgins, top of her class at the Royal Academy, has a sharp demeanor and an even sharper palate—and knows stardom awaits her if she can produce greatness in her final year.

Penelope Pickering is going to prove the value of non-European cuisine to all of England. Her contemporaries may scorn her Filipina heritage and her dishes, but with her flawless social graces and culinary talents, Penelope is set to prove them wrong.

Elijah Little has nothing to his name but a truly excellent instinct for flavors. London merchants won’t allow a Jewish boy to own a shop, so he hawks his pasties for a shilling a piece to passersby—but he knows with training he can break into the highest echelon of society.

When Penelope and Helena meet Elijah, a golden opportunity arises: to pull off a project never seen before, and turn Elijah from a street vendor to a gentleman chef.

But Elijah’s transformation will have a greater impact on this trio than they originally realize—and mayhem, unseemly faux pas, and a little romance will all be a part of the delicious recipe.

Culinary delights abound, romance lingers in the air, and plans go terribly, wonderfully astray in this cheeky and charming Victorian tale, perfect for fans of Bridgerton or Dickinson.

THIS IS A VOICEGALLEY AND NOT A PREVIEW OF THE AUDIO BOOK!

Created with a synthetic voice only for early review use, this VoiceGalley provides another great way to get an early sneak peek of this...


Available Editions

EDITION Audiobook
ISBN 9780063208605
PRICE

Average rating from 7 members


Readers who liked this book also liked: