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Empress of the Night by Eva Stachniak
  

Empress of the Night

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Gorgeously written with vivid detail and lyrical prose, Empress of the Night is an intensely intimate novel of a woman in charge of her fortunes, who must navigate the sorrows, triumphs, and hopes of both her soul and a nation.

If you like Eva Stachniak you might also like to read books by Terence Morgan, Hilary Mantel and Meg Clothier.

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Empress of the Night by Eva Stachniak

Perfect for readers of Hilary Mantel, Alison Weir, and Philippa Gregory, Empress of the Night is Eva Stachniak’s engrossing new novel, told in the voice of Catherine the Great as the Romanov monarch reflects on her ascension to the throne, her rule over the world’s greatest power, and the sacrifices that made her the most feared and commanding woman of her time.

About the Author

Eva Stachniak was born in Wroclaw, Poland, and now lives in Canada, where she has been a radio broadcaster and college English and humanities lecturer. Her debut novel, Necessary Lies, won the Amazon.com/Books in Canada First Novel Award, and her second novel, Dancing with Kings, has been translated into seven languages. She lives in Toronto,where she is working on her second novel about Catherine the Great, also to be published by Doubleday

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Book Info

Publication date

10th April 2014

Author

Eva Stachniak

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www.evastachniak.com/

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Publisher

Doubleday an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Format

Hardback
480 pages

Categories

Historical Fiction
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ISBN

9780857520579

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