FROM THE BOOK JACKET: The Hidden Thread is a breathtaking novel about the intricate craft of silk and the heartbreak of forbidden love.

When Anna Butterfield's mother dies, she's sent to live with her uncle, a silk merchant in London, to make a good match and provide for her father and sister. There, she meets Henri, a French immigrant and apprentice hoping to become a master weaver. But Henri, born into a lower class, becomes embroiled in the silk riots that break out as weavers protest for a fair wage.

Liz TrenowABOUT THE AUTHOR: Liz Trenow is a former BBC and newspaper journalist, now working freelance. She is also the author of The Last Telegram.
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