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Fresh Pick | THE DEVIL’S MISTRESS by Laura Navarre
Fresh Pick / June 15, 2010

June 2010 On Sale: May 25, 2010 Featuring: Allegra Grimaldi; Joscelin Boleyn 191 pages ISBN: 1609280288 EAN: 9781609280284 Mass Market Paperback $5.50 Add to Wish List Romance Historical Buy at The Devil’s Mistress by Laura Navarre Desire has never been so dangerous. Living breath-to-breath beneath the shadow of violence, Italian perfumer and apothecary Allegra Grimaldi was forced to learn the killing arts from the Hand of God—a religious assassin. She has sworn never to use her deadly skills, but now a blackmailer has her by the proverbial throat. To save her family from an ugly death, she must do the unthinkable. Infiltrate the court of King Henry VIII, poison the heretic Anne Boleyn before she becomes queen—and frame Anne’s bastard brother for the crime. Honest and principled, Sir Joscelin is the perfect pawn. Allegra is clever, captivating…and her warning to Anne immediately rouses Joscelin’s suspicion. Sworn to protect his sister, and striving for recognition from the powerful father who disdains him, Joscelin has no choice but to put aside his attraction to the mysterious lady and gather evidence to see her burn for witchcraft. To avert a disaster that will change the face of Europe, this stalwart soldier of…