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by Sophie Perinot
Pages: 528 pages
Category: Genre Fiction
Publisher: Berkley; Original edition (March 6, 2012)
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Sophie Perinot received her BA in History from the College of Wooster and her law degree from Northwestern University. The Sister Queens is Perinot’s debut novel, and she did a great job, bringing us a captivating book. Perinot is a true artisan
Sophie Perinot received her BA in History from the College of Wooster and her law degree from Northwestern University. She is an active member of the Historical Novel Society and lives in Virginia. Perinot is a true artisan. She has done more than just write a novel.
People have been wont to tell us since infancy how different we are. But in truth, Marguerite, when compared to those not of our blood, we are more alike than different. ing of each other’s faults. Whatever part you may have played in the marriage of our sister Beatrice, it is forgiven. Can you forgive likewise my stubborn obstinacy in neglecting you for so long? I have been foolish, but I have learned from my error.
In her debut novel, The Sister Queens, Sophie Perinot breathes life into two of history’s most fascinating siblings. What Philippa Gregory did for Anne and Mary Boleyn, Perinot has done for Marguerite and Eleanor of Provence. This is without a doubt one of the best novels I’ve read all year!
In her debut novel, The Sister Queens, Sophie Perinot breathes life into two of history’s most fascinating siblings. This is without a doubt one of the best novels I’ve read all year! -Michelle Moran, author of Madame Tussaud. Ms. Perinot, who seems like a very seasoned author, not someone presenting a debut work, has quite clearly put in the sort of exquisite attention to detail that resonates so deeply with true historical fiction lovers.
Sophie Perinot writes historical fiction. See if your friends have read any of Sophie Perinot's books. Her debut novel, The Sister Queens, (2012 NAL/Penguin) was set in 13th century France and England. The Sister Queens weaves the captivating story of medieval sisters, Marguerite and Eleanor of Provence, who both became queens – their lifelong friendship, their rivalry, and their reigns. Perinot's novel, Medicis Daughter, (2015 Thomas Dunne/St. Martin) is set three-hundred years later-at intrigue-riven 16th century French Valois court.
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My name is Sophie Perinot, and I am a multi-published novelist
My name is Sophie Perinot, and I am a multi-published novelist. I have three grand passions – writing, family, and history. Six bestselling and award-winning authors, including Sophie Perinot, bring to life a breathtaking epic novel illuminating the hopes, desires, and destinies of princesses and peasants, harlots and wives, fanatics and philosophers-six unforgettable women whose paths cross during one of the most tumultuous and transformative events in history: the French Revolution.
The Sister Queens - Sophie Perinot. This is the type of book I am constantly looking for in the historical fiction genre, and rarely seem to stumble across; it's very engaging from the outset, it's lively to read with actualized characters in stead of cardboard historical cutouts, and it's mostly, somewhat accurate. Sophie Perinot may indeed be a first-time author, but you certainly wouldn't know that from reading her debut novel. The Sister Queens tells the captivating and contrasting stories of two proud sisters from Savoy and I was never bored reading about these two fascinating and strong women.
About The Sister Queens. Patient, perfect, and used to being first, Marguerite becomes Queen of France. Sophie Perinot received her BA in History from the College of Wooster and her law degree from Northwestern University. But Louis IX is a religious zealot who denies himself the love and companionship his wife craves. Can she borrow enough of her sister’s boldness to grasp her chance for happiness in a forbidden love? Passionate, strong-willed, and stubborn, Eleanor becomes Queen of England. Henry III is a good man, but not a good king.
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