Title: Anne and Louis
Author: Rozsa Gaston
Genre: Historical Romance
Publication Date: November 29th, 2018
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Anne, Duchess of Brittany, is the love of King Louis XII of Franceâs life. Too bad heâs already married. While his annulment proceedings create Europeâs most sensational scandal of 1498, Anne returns to Brittany to take back control of her duchy that her late husband, Charles VIII, King of France, had wrested from her.At age twenty-one, Anne is sovereign ruler of Brittany as well as Europeâs most wealthy widow. But can she maintain Brittanyâs independence from France if she accepts Louisâ offer to make her Queen of France once more? With Italian arrivals to the French court from Cesare Borgia to NiccolÃ² Machiavelli, Anne and Louisâ story unfolds as the feudal era gives way to the dawn of the Renaissance. Their love for each other tested by conflicting duties to their respective countries, the two rulers struggle to navigate a collision course that will reshape the map of sixteenth-century Europe.
Gaston is currently working on Anne and Louis: Middle Years, Book Three of the Anne of Brittany Series, a fictional account of the life of Anne of Brittany, Queen of France, during the middle years of her second marriage from 1499-1514 to Louis XII, King of France. Her other books include Sense of Touch: Love and Duty at Anne of Brittanyâs Court, Budapest Romance, Dog Sitters, Paris Adieu, Black is Not a Color, and Running from Love.