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“Longshore, who's clearly done her historical homework, takes full advantage of the Tudor standards. . . and surroundings. . . but Cat is a completely contemporary American teenager.”—BCCB
“Longshore writes a believable novel of historical fiction with well-developed characters and entertaining . . . plot twists.”—VOYA
“A good, juicy story . . . royally riveting for the reader.”—Booklist
“A substantive, sobering historical read, with just a few heaving bodices.”—Kirkus Reviews
I am a sucker for historical fiction surrounding the right of Henry VIII. This book not only met, but surpassed my expectations. It was compulsively readable. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Rachel C.
Really really enjoyed Gilt. I always love to read about King Henry VIII and all his wive, I have an obsession and don't know why. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Tiffany D.
Gilt is an amazing story. I love the pov it is told from and is filled with the beauty of an old world great story. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amber Ramey
:I found this book surprisingly good, I didn't expect to like it so much like I did.
This book is separated into four sections, starting with 1539, the year before... Read more
So, I'm struggling a bit with whether I think this is a 3 or 4. I could go 3.5.
I absolutely love the concept behind this book. Read more
by Katherine Longshore
My first impression of this book was that I would finally get to... Read more
Historical, England 1539 – 1542
Kitty Tylney has always lived in the shade of Cat, her best friend. Read more
Gilt is a historical fiction based around the short but very dazzling life of Catherine Howard, fifth wife to Henry VIII. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Auggie