If you are in the US, you’ll want to order it from Hurst as an ebook–because, well, shipping from the UK is spendy! That said, you can preorder it from a bookstore here, and it will arrive around December 15th, just in time for Christmas. The PROMO CODE for The Girl Prince at Oxford University Press is ADISTA5.
Publishers Weekly— considered the most highly regarded reviewer in the publishing industry–has good things to say about it, too! I’ve put an excerpt below.
I really think you are going to like this one!
One last–and most important–thing: thank you for supporting writers. Readers are our fuel, our light, our shining stars. You are the reason we get up every morning and hit the keyboard.
Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving!
In this kaleidoscopic study, historian Jones delves into Virginia Woolf’s early life and a famous 1910 “prank” she and her friends staged that embarrassed the Royal Navy. Wearing blackface makeup and dressed up as “Abyssinian royalty,” the group talked their way into receiving a VIP tour of one of Britain’s most famous warships, the Dreadnought. This thorough overview of the hoax and its after lives presents a unique window onto the early 20th-century British empire.