The Necklace: A True Story of 13 Women, 1 Diamond Necklace and a Fabulous Idea
One day a woman of average means waltzes by a jewellery shop window and spots a £20,000 diamond necklace. She can't get it out of her head. Eventually she gets the idea of sharing it with friends, persuading them to chip in a grand each to buy the necklace. This is the true story of 13 ordinary women, and one extraordinary adventure.
Cheryl Jarvis is a freelance journalist and author who has written more than 100 published articles, which have appeared in national publications ranging from Cosmopolitan to The Wall Street Journal. She has spent time with all the women of Jewellia and captures their voices.