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  • Paperback
  • 470
  • The Devil's ueen
  • Jeanne Kalogridis
  • English
  • 15 January 2018
  • 9780312624149

10 thoughts on “The Devil's ueen

  1. says:

    The life of Catherine de Medici was anything but ordinary Luckily for us this drama makes for solid historical fiction novels Jeanne Kalogridis focuses on this remarkable woman beginning with her childhood in “The Devil’s ueen”The pages of “The Devil’s ueen” instantly draw the reader in with an onslaught of exciting and dramati

  2. says:

    Author Jeanne Kalogridis puts her own spin on the life of the infamous Catherine de Medici in The Devil's ueen Left orphaned and extremely wealthy Catherine's early life was marred by revolts among the Florentines against the de Medicis Once

  3. says:

    It is hard to make a ueen who shoulders the blame for a religious massacre sympathetic so Jeanne Kalogridis doesn’t try Instead she goes the complete opposite direction Giving us an unsentimental ueen who would commit any atrocity to save herself or someone she loves Even as a girl she is already murdering and dabbling in black magic For t

  4. says:

    Frieda Leonie has written an excellent history of Catherione de Medici based on deep research I gave it 5 stars and highly recommend i

  5. says:

    Another book fed to the hungry KindleThis novel covers Catherine de Medici's life from her girlhood until shortly after the St Bartholomew's Day massacre The occult plays a heavy role in it; Catherine has visions from an early age and at a desperate time in her life resorts to an act of black magic that will ha

  6. says:

    ‘“Madame’ he said gently “You and I understand each other well I think – better than the rest of the world understands us You and I see things others do not Too much for our comfort’” The words of Monsieur de Nostredame to Madame la Reine – Catherine de Medicis ueen Consort of Henry II King of France 1519 1589 to Catherine during one of his visits before being removed for an astrologerThe Devil’s ueen was fond of astrolo

  7. says:

    Historical novels written from the perspective of an actual historical figure can be a hit and miss Depending on how much is known about that person's life the author may have a lot or very little to go on As with any historical fiction depicting a real life figure there may be some assumptions andor embellishments about events in said figure's lifeThis novel is written from the first person perspective which can be very interesting when

  8. says:

    I've been awfully spoiled recently with plucking books off my shelves that are awesome Warning there be some spoilers My knowledge of Catherine de Medici is very basic I know the vague outline of her life and reputation and always was a bit sympathetic to her because let's be honest she really did draw the short straw in life and made the most of a crappy situation time after time I enjoyed that this story be

  9. says:

    This is a historical romance and if you are a fan of this genre of novels I would recommend this book to you I am not a fan and for that reason I did not finish the book It starts out with Catherine Medici as a 8 year old in Florence and I managed to read through the trials and tribulations of her childhood I am not sure how accurate the story is and through to the start of her marriage Not having finished the book I cannot say

  10. says:

    DNF page 201I was just so bored

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To win Henri's love and enhance her fertility for which she would pay a price Against the lavish and decadent backdrop of the French court and Catherine's blood soaked visions of the future Kalogridis reveals the great love and desire Catherine bore for her husband Henri and her stark determination to keep her sons on the throne. This is a historical romance and if you are a fan of this genre of novels I would recommend this book to you I am not a fan

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Sly rich orphan Violent conflict tore apart the city state and she found herself imprisoned before finally being released and married off to the handsome Prince Henri of France Overshadowed by her husband's mistress the gorgeous conniving Diane de Poitiers and unable to bear children Catherine resorted to the dark arts of sorcery. Madame he said gently You and I understand each other well I think better than the rest of the world underst

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Confidante of Nostradamus scheming mother in law to Mary ueen of Scots and architect of the bloody St Bartholomew's Day Massacre Catherine de Medici is brought to life by Jeanne Kalogridis the bestselling author of I Mona Lisa and The Borgia BrideBorn into one of Florence's most powerful families Catherine was soon left a fabulou. The life of Catherine de Medici was anything but ordinary Luckily for us this drama makes for solid historical fiction novel


About the Author: Jeanne Kalogridis

Jeanne was born in Florida and has been interested in books ever since Her interest in language led her to earn an MA in Linguistics She taught English as a Second Language for eight years at The American University of Washington DC before retiring to write full time She now lives in California with an overly adored Labrador retriever Her outside interests include yoga and reading ever