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This book is excellent. It should be a best seller. I think it holds up against writers such as Phillipa Gregory.
The plot holds you and is fast paced, whilst giving a good idea of the life of a woman living in Italy at that time.
You hope it will come out all right in the end - but will it, how can it? There is more than one plot and the story interweaves. I cant remember now because i read it too fast. So i am going to have to re-read it soon. I hardly ever re-read books - so theres a recommendation for you.
Give this book a try - i was not interested in history/romances before i read The other Boleyn Girl. But there is so much more to these types of… Read more