"Abundant and juicy entertainment." The New York Times
"Really good fictionalized history [like this] often gives closer reality to a period than do factual records." Chicago Tribune
"[Seton] animates her characters with imaginitive warmth and has written with knowledge and understanding about a difficult period." San Francisco Chronicle
"A true page-turner . . . a magnificent book, scrupulously researched, with an unerring instinct for drama and pace." Historical Novels Review
About the Author
Anya Seton was the author of 10 bestselling historical romances, including Avalon, Devil Water, Dragonwyck, Foxfire, Green Darkness, The Hearth and Eagle, Katherine, My Theodosia, and The Turquoise.