‘Inspired by the life of Coco Chanel, this is the story of the scandalous life of the fictional beauty maven, Daphne Le Marche. Set between 1950’s Paris and present day London, it’s a lovely–get-away-from-it-all read’ - Red
Paris, 1956. Eighteen year old Daphné may be from a tiny French village, but she knows she’s destined for more. Stepping off a bus into bustling Paris with a suitcase full of her home-made beauty products, she’s ready to do whatever it takes to claim her stake in the world.
London, 2016. Scandalous love affairs and an iconic cosmetics brand have kept Daphné Le Marche in spotlight – but her darkest secrets have never come to light. Now, in her London penthouse, enveloped in her rich signature scent, the Grande Dame of glamour has died.
But not even those closest to her could have been prepared for what came next.
The Last Will and Testament of Daphné Le Marche is a sweeping story of heartbreak, scandal and the importance of keeping it in all the family…
‘This beautifully descriptive and touching story about love and hope is fabulous sunshine reading.’ – Closer
‘Enticing and addictive. I loved it.’ – I heart Chick Lit
‘A fun-filled, feel-good holiday read which is ideal just to put a big smile on your face’ – Reviewed the Book
‘Forster takes us on an enjoyable and emotional roller coaster ride in this captivating story about the price of fame’ – Blackpool Gazette
‘Kate Forster [is] a bright star in the world of chick lit’ – Chick Lit Chloe
About the author
Kate lives in Melbourne, Australia with her husband, two children and two dogs, and can be found nursing a laptop, surrounded by magazines and watching trash TV or French films.