Genre: Fiction
Published: 25 October 2013
Publisher: Sphere

Playing a Dangerous Game

An exclusive ebook short story set in sumptuous sixteenth-century Italy by the author of THE COURTESAN’S LOVER and HIS LAST DUCHESS.

Italy, 1582. When young seamstress Sofia Genotti delivers a mended dress to a beautiful widow in Modena, she has no idea she’s about to become entangled in a dangerous game. Discovering that the distraught widow is being forcibly kept from the man she loves by a gold-digger intent on helping himself to her inherited fortune, Sofia hatches a dangerous plan…