‘Along Came Coco,’ by Eva Byrne.

Coco Chanel is a name synonymous with style and luxury, but did you know that she grew up an orphan in a convent?

In this fabulous picture book biography, readers will learn how Coco developed her sewing skills whilst being brought up in a convent and where her love of beautiful AND practical clothing for women came from. You’ll also find out the surprising reason for Coco’s classic bob!

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It was fascinating to see how she came from such humble beginnings and grew up to become one of fashion’s most legendary figures. A really interesting and insightful for read which would be enjoyed by readers aged 7+

Library Girl.

*Many thanks to Abrams Books for Young Readers for sending me this title to review*

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