The transfixing true story of a woman who defied all odds to choose her own destiny.
Alexandra Lapierre is a bestselling French novelist, short story writer and biographer. She graduated from Sorbonne University and the University of Southern California. Among her works that bring back to life great women and characters neglected by history, is the international bestseller Artemisia (Chatto & Windus, 2000; Vintage, 2012). Her books have been published in more than twenty countries.
Tina Kover's translations for Europa include Negar Djavadi's National Book Award-shortlisted novel, Disoriental, Anna Gavalda's Life, Only Better, and The Little Girl on the Ice Floe by Adelaide Bon.
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