By Barbara Lynn-Davis
“This is Venice underneath the masks: a dismal and interesting love tale hiding in the shadows of the golden city.” —Marina Fiorato, bestselling writer of The Glassblower of Murano
Set in eighteenth-century Venice and in line with a precise account through Giacomo Casanova—here is a lush story of wish and threat, delivering a bit recognized portrait of the author as a tender man.
Caterina Capreta used to be an blameless lady of fourteen while she stuck the eye of the world’s such a lot notorious chronicler of seduction: Giacomo Casanova. Intoxicated through a fierce love, she wed Casanova in mystery. yet his stunning betrayal encouraged her to dedicate an act that may mark her ceaselessly . . .
Now two decades afterward the island of Murano, the girl in ownership of Caterina’s so much devastating mystery has seemed with a request she can't refuse: to absorb a noble-born lady whose scandalous love affair resembles her personal. however the girl’s presence stirs up unwelcome thoughts of Caterina’s turbulent prior. demonstrated like by no means sooner than, she unearths the tale of the fellow she's going to always remember . . .
Bringing to lifestyles a desirable bankruptcy within the background of Venice, Casanova’s mystery Wife is a journey de strength that charts one woman’s trip via love and loss to redemption.
“Seductive and unforgettable” —Harmony Verna, writer of Daughter of Australia
“Breathtaking, appealing . . . will mesmerize readers." —Rosanna Chiofalo, writer of Stella Mia
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