Attention Downton Abbey fans! Do I have a book for you :) Sixteen year-old Liza has been pampered and spoiled her entire life. Servants to her are an invisible necessity – she would be lost without them, yet she has never given a second thought to the lives they live. This changes overnight when Liza’s parents die in a tragic accident and she realizes that although her
father’s job as a merchant won him money and respect, in the form of a Knighthood, the harsh and judgmental walls of society are closed to her. Faced
with no social position and the loss of her father’s fortune, Liza has no choice but to take a job as lady’s maid to young Princess Victoria, heir to the British
throne. Life in Kensington Palace is not what she expected and her eyes are opened to not only the difficult lives of servants, but Princess Victoria’s
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Ms.G is the librarian at the Malone Middle School in Malone, NY.