A Connecticut Fashionista In King Arthur's Court
A Connecticut Fashionista In King Arthur's Court Author:Marianne Mancusi Once upon a time there lived an outspoken fashion editor named Kat, who certainly was not your typical damsel in distress. But when a gypsy curse sent her back in time to the days of King Arthur, she found she'd need every ounce of her 21st century wits (and pop culture references) to navigate the legend. After all, surviving a magical plot,... more » an evil prince, and a case of mistaken identity -- all without changing history or scuffing your Manolos -- takes some doing!
Luckily, she's got her very own knight in shining armor, Lancelot du Lac, on her side. The honorable-to-a-fault and devastatingly handsome champion insists on helping her out, even though she's not quite sure she wants him to. After all, shouldn't he be off romancing Queen Guenevere or something? Will Kat manage to stay out of trouble long enough to get back to her beloved café lattes, cosmopolitans and cashmere? And what will Lancelot's forbidden love mean for the kingdom of Camelot?« less
I really enjoyed this book...maybe because the heroine and I share the same name! But, more than that, I loved the writing style and the whole premise. I loved the inner monologue of Kat and the cheery disposition of Guen. So cute...and maybe a keeper. Sorry!
A Connecticut Fashonista in King Arthur's Court is a light and fun time travel. Fashion report Kat Jones is reporting on a medieval fair when a gypsy casts a spell on her and Kat gets knocked back to King Arthur's reign.
The story is a good one. It kept my interest. The writing style was something I'm not used to, but it didn't prevent me from reading the book. It was a twist on the King Arthur tale that I had not heard before.