(From the publisher):
As a fourteen-year-old Catherine de' Medici rode into France. Behind her and before her rode the nobility of Italy. She was to marry Henry of Orleans, second son of the King. Amid the glittering fetes, masques, jousts and banquets of the immoral court in 16th century Europe, the reluctant bride became a passionate but unwanted wife. Angry, humiliated and tortured by jealousy as she secretly spied on Henry's lovemaking, Catherine began to plan her revenge...
Original title: Madame Serpent
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ The "royals"
Fiction→ Historical→ European→ France