On the morning of the smart Manton wedding, a beautician and a bridesmaid are taken ill. Ann Lane, newest junior at Maison Pertinax, is sent instead to do Lady Mona's face, but who will stand in for bridesmaid Sally? Who is slim enough to wear th deep blue velvet dress in designer Dennis' piece de resistance, the bridesmaids' crescendo of anemones? There is only the humble and reluctant Ann. Will she do? Of course she will! 'Suddenly Lady Mona threw her arms round Ann and kissed her. 'Isn't this fun, Sally-Ann!' Originally published in 1939.
Used availability for Noel Streatfeild's Sally-Ann
November 2012 : UK Paperback