For most New Yorkers, Grand Central Terminal is not just a train station, but a crown jewel, a masterpiece of design.
The Masterpiece by Fiona Davis is an historical novel that takes place in Grand Central Terminal.
The story begins in April of 1928 with Clara Darden, the only female teacher of the Grand Central Art school. She teaches the technique of illustration, draws illustrations for Vogue and works for Studebaker automobiles helping to design the car interiors and their ads. The story follows her through heartbreak and financial hard times.