Courtesan's Lover (Google eBook)

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Sourcebooks, Inc., May 1, 2012 - Fiction - 528 pages
22 Reviews
A compelling and vibrant tale from an up-and-coming fresh voice with glowing reviews and strong sales in the UK. The Courtesan's Lover is a return to the fascinating, decadent world that Kimm fans will want to savor. Francesca Felizzi, former mistress of the Duke of Ferrara, longs to be one of the most prestigious of the courtesans. But a chance encounter reveals to Francesca that her sumptuous life is a gaudy facade, and soon an unexpected event plunges her and her two young daughters into a danger she has long dreaded.

"A lush and luscious story of forbidden love." Reader review


  

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User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

The first three quarters of this novel was brilliant, but it had a disappointing end. It felt as though the author was trying to tie together all the loose ends too quickly. As much as I appreciate ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jacqui Mccann - Goodreads

I had not read Gabrielle Kimms debut novel The First Duchess but now cant waitto. The Courtesans Lover brings to life 16th Century Italy and presents a moving story of a courtesans life. The novel ... Read full review

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Gabrielle Kimm is a graduate of the creative writing master's program at the University of Chichester. She is writing her second novel, The Courtesan's Lover, which features one of the characters of His Last Duchess as the heroine. www.gabriellekimm.co.uk

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