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In the court of King Henry VIII, nothing is free--

and love comes at the highest price of all.

When Kitty Tylney's best friend, Catherine Howard, worms her way into King Henry VIII's heart and brings Kitty to court, she's thrust into a world filled with fabulous gowns, sparkling jewels, and elegant parties. No longer stuck in Cat's shadow, Kitty's now caught between two men--the object of her affection and the object of her desire. But court is also full of secrets,… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

Longshore is "a little obsessed with English history," she writes in an author's note, and it shows in the era-appropriate details she works into her text. Readers can practically feel the embroidered ball gowns and hand-stitched lace. They can almost smell the "greasy ... cheese mingled with ... sweat and wet shoes."

Kirkus Reviews : Gilt (May 14, 2012)

A substantive, sobering historical read, with just a few heaving bodices.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Speak (May 15, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 416 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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