New York, 1924. Twentyfouryearold Jenny Bell is one of a dozen burgeoning artists invited to Louis Comfort Tiffanys prestigious artists colony. Gifted and determined, Jenny vows to avoid distractions and romantic entanglements and take full advantage of the many wonders to be found at Laurelton Hall.But Jennys past has followed her to Long Island. Images of her beloved mother, her hard-hearted stepfather, waterfalls, and murder, and the dank hallways of Canadas notorious Andrew Mercer Reformatory for Women overwhelm Jennys thoughts, even as she is inextricably drawn to Oliver, Tiffanys charismatic grandson.As the summer shimmers on, and the competition between the artists grows fierce as they vie for a spot at Tiffanys New York gallery, a series of suspicious and disturbing occurrences suggest someone knows enough about Jennys childhood trauma to expose her.Supported by her closest friend Minx Deering, a seemingly carefree socialite yet dedicated sculptor, and Oliver, Jenny pushes her ...
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Tiffany Blues Reviews
Thank you so much to Get Red PR and Atria Books for providing my free copy of TIFFANY BLUES by MJ Rose - all opinions are my own.
This book is so gorgeous inside and out. Set during the Jazz Age with a backdrop of New York’s roaring 1920s, we follow twenty-four-year-old Jenny Bell. Jenny has had a difficult, tumultuous past but eventually makes her way to Manhattan to study art. She befriends another artist and socialite, Minx, and unbeknownst to Jenny submits both of their work for a fellowship ...more
Historical fiction readers have long adored Rose's exquisitely researched and written novels. Her latest is the story of Jenny, a young artist who attends Louis Comfort Tiffany's prestigious artists' colony in hopes of escaping her past and securing a place for her work in the prestigious Tiffany Gallery in New York City. But secrets, rivalries, and a romance with Tiffany's grandson threaten her happiness in this glittering Jazz Age tale.
Jenny Bell keeps deep secrets about herself and her deceased family in the 1920s. Her teen years were problematic because of the abusive treatment by her stepfather. Jenny decides to move far from her demons and enrolls in art school in New York City.
Minx Deering, a fun-loving art student, befriends Jenny at school. Minx is a rich socialite who is very generous. The two become roommates allowing Jenny the ability to save money on rent. A deep friendship develops with a common goal to spend the s ...more
For transparency, I know the author and this is the first book of hers that I have read and I am so happy I did! This Historical Fiction book has so much going for it: Beyond a great story, with love, mystery, and character development, there are all these texturey things that made my heart soar - The Roaring 20's in NYC, in the Village, Bohemia, both starving artists and those with extreme wealth! Not to mention the clothes, oh the clothes! I could visualize all of it. But the pièce de résistan ...more
Amazing and gripping. The story twists and turns as you relate to the main character. You feel her heartbreaking past, and cheer her on as she figures life out.
So excited a copy is on its way! Looks like just the thing to start summer with: I've loved every MJ book I've read.
Copy is here! I know what I am starting next.
Jenny Bell has run away from a dark past in Hamilton, Ontario and has found her way to New York with a new name, new look and a continuing dream to be an artist. Now, in 1924 Jenny's magnificent studies in black, white and grays in an attempt to capture light have won her a coveted spot in Louis Comfort Tiffany's art colony in Long Island along with her friend Minx. Jenny is inspired by the beauty around her, especially that of Mr. Tiffany's grandson, Oliver. However, the anxiety of her past cat ...more