"This novel will leave you wishing for further books by the same author!"
How does an ordinary London teenager by the name of Sophie suddenly turn into the Princess of Volkonsky? Meeting the kind but impervious Anna Volkonskaya aftyer catching the wrong train sets in motion of exciting and unbelievable events for Sophie and her two friends in which diamonds, wolves, family secrets of the past and the secretive Winter Palace start to encircle Sophie. With a whole host of convincing, well-described characters set against a snow-covered landscape, this is a novel that effortlessly combines elements of fantasy, adventure story and fairy tale. Reading this novel will leave you wishing for further books by the same author who can tell a tale so well. I rate this novel 4/5.