THE LION AND THE ROSE
A Novel of the Borgias

By Kate Quinn
BerkleyJanuary 2014
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Trade Paperback464 pages, $16.00, ISBN: 9780425268766
Subject: History / Family / Deceit

“Kate Quinn is a masterful storyteller…It is no mean feat to write a novel that is both literary and a page-turner.”Margaret George, bestselling author of Helen of Troy

“Kate Quinn is a mistress of storytelling . . . She skillfully intertwines the private lives of her characters with huge and shocking events . . . Quinn is a remarkable new talent.”Kate Furnivall, bestselling author of The Russian Concubine

"A riveting tale...glamorous and brutal, a heady mix of intrigue and combat, with added decadence and depravity...An exhilarating read."Marie Claire, UK

"Fans of Philippa Gregory's books who have had enough of Elizabethan times will be entranced by this Rome-set debut....Awash with historical detail, this is a violent, passionate, compelling read."Elle Magazine, UK

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