It is 1969, and in the small English town of Kingshaven, eight year old Julia Allsop wants to be a princess. But, a fairytale wedding doesn't necessarily mean happily ever after, and Julia discovers that life is more complicated than dreams of romance.
Imogen Parker is the acclaimed author of several novels. Her first novel about Kingshaven and the Palace Hotel, The Time of our Lives, was published by Corgi in 2007. She lives on the south coast with her husband and son.