i read this books the firs time when i was 10 years old. In my country mexico, in spanish; now living in U.S.A for more than 20 years im glad that i found this lovely books that where part of my childhood
When Deborah Swift isn't working on her latest novel, she enjoys exploring the English countryside. It was during one of her nature walks that an "orchid guard" inspired her to write her novel, The Lady's Slipper. As our author of the day, Swift reveals why she was inspired, why she picked the 1660s as a backdrop for her book and what the orchid symbolizes.