By Jean Plaidy
Back in print after two decades, the ultimate novel within the vintage Catherine de’ Medici trilogy (that contains Madame Serpent and The Italian Woman) from the bestselling grande dame of old fiction.
The ultimate novel within the vintage Catherine de’ Medici trilogy from Jean Plaidy, the grande dame of old fiction.
The getting older Catherine de’ Medici and her sickly son King Charles are hoping to finish the violence among the feuding Catholics and Huguenots. while Catherine arranges the wedding of her appealing Catholic daughter Margot to Huguenot king Henry of Navarre, France’s topics wish there'll ultimately be peace. yet almost immediately after the marriage, whilst a few of the such a lot favorite Huguenots are nonetheless celebrating in Paris, King Charles offers an order which could purely have come from his mom: rid France of its “pestilential Huguenots forever.” during this bloody end to the Catherine de’ Medici trilogy, Jean Plaidy exhibits the dying of kings and elegantly exposes Catherine’s life of wicked scheming.
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