336 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 in
November 29, 2011
Little, Brown And Company
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0751544558
ISBN - 13: 9780751544558
From the Publisher
Francesca Felizzi, former mistress of the Duke of Ferrara, is now an aspiring courtesan. Astonishingly beautiful and ambitious, she revels in the power she wields over men.
But when she is visited by an inexperienced young man, it becomes horribly clear to Francesca that despite her many admiring patrons, she has never truly been loved. Suddenly, her glittering and sumptuous life becomes a gaudy façade.
And then another unexpected encounter brings with it devastating implications that plunge Francesca and her two young daughters into the sort of danger she has dreaded ever since she began to work the streets all those years ago.
About the Author
Gabrielle Kimm is the author of His Last Duchess and The Courtesan's Lover. She lives in rural West Sussex, and teaches English part-time at a small performing arts school.
A heartwarming story of love and redemption-Historical Novels Review