Friday, September 8, 2017

Seven very good books about very bad real-life ladies

At the BookBub blog Greer Macallister tagged seven great books about badly behaved women, including:
The Wardrobe Mistress by Meghan Masterson

Dangerous woman: Marie Antoinette

The glamorous and doomed Marie Antoinette was known for her oblivious excess, including her extensive, expensive wardrobe. Masterson smartly brings us into her court at Versailles through the eyes of 16-year-old Giselle, hired as an “undertirewoman,” or wardrobe assistant, to the notorious queen. As the revolution approaches, Giselle finds her loyalties torn between her employer, her family, and a handsome revolutionary — and conflict boils over into bloodshed.
Read about the other books on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue