The Deadly Sisterhood

The Deadly Sisterhood

A Story of Women, Power, and Intrigue in the Italian Renaissance, 1427-1527

By Leonie Frieda

Harper Torch, Hardcover, 9780061563089, 432pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013

From Frieda, critically acclaimed biographer of Catherine de Medici, comes an epic tale of eight women whose lives--marked by fortune and poverty, power and powerlessness--encompass the spectacle, opportunity, and depravity of Italy's Renaissance.

About the Author
Leonie Frieda is the author of Catherine de Medici: Renaissance Queen of France, which was a bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic and was translated into eight languages. She lives in London.