"The Last Collection pits bold Coco Chanel and colorful Elsa Schiaparelli against each other...as the ominous clouds of World War II darken the horizon...captivating!"
- Stephanie Marie Thornton, author of American Princess
"A wonderful story of two intensely creative women...kept me totally engaged from beginning to end."
- Shelley Noble, author of Lighthouse Beach
"takes the reader on an enthralling journey...a must read."
- Renee Rosen, author of Park Avenue Summer
"A smart, witty, heartfelt, and riveting look at the infamous rivalry between Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli, set against a gripping period in history...simply stunning."
- Chanel Cleeton, author of Next Year in Havana
"Mackin has created a fascinating account of a little-known woman who was determined to play by her own rules." Historical Novel Society
The Beautiful American - Excerpt
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