Eleanor Castle returns to Castle Department Store undercover as head of security, but she’s really back to reclaim her heritage and save both the store and her aging father. Eleanor has a plan to stop her evil stepmother from her devious doings and she won’t stop until she knows her face is safe.
Move over, Paris! An introduction to Tokyo, the official gourmet capital of the world, ranging from the Michelin Diet of my imagination to the real-life American supermodel peanut butter diet and everything in between. Includes some practical advice for tourists visiting Japan and Taiwan on a budget and some irreverent comments about Japanese “obatarian” (battleaxes) and Starbucks.
Returning home in 1955, Margaret Landings finds that hiding her past is impossible in a small town. Each time the doors close in the department store elevator she operates-where lives and lies unravel-Margaret comes closer to the truth about herself. This tale of self-discovery sizzles from the initial unveiling of secrets to the final shocking revelation.