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I really enjoy how Kalogridis writes historical fiction.
I really recommend this book for anyone who enjoys historical fiction, and particularly those who've like THE BIRTH OF VENUS or LEONARDO'S SWANS.
I really liked this book, I thought it was very entertaining and a fast read even though it was 515 pages.
(3.5 stars) This historical fiction is set in Florence during the period of the late 1400's and early 1500's. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Michelle Boytim
The story is just a romance too much fiction. I'll try to read something more about Jeanne Kalogrids. Let's talk about againPublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
Mona Lisa is one of Leonardo’s da Vinci’s most famous portraits. Her smile has captured the hearts of millions for centuries. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Lauralee Jacks
Well written - but too far from the mark of historical accuracy. I wish this had been just a novel, not historical fiction.Published 6 months ago by Phyllis Bird
Kalogridis is an extremely CLEVER storyteller and knows her history well. As an instructor of art history at a university I can say she knows her history and philosophy; but... Read morePublished 7 months ago by cheryl
I enjoy Jeanne Kalogridis' books. I am a bid consumer of historical fiction and I find her books to be interesting and captivating. Read morePublished 9 months ago by bijou mom
A truly enjoyable adventure in the rocky time of the end of the Medici reign. The author creatively uses historical figures and events of the period to weave a surprising tale.Published 10 months ago by Debra