By Marina Fiorato
In this exhilarating go among The Da Vinci Code and The beginning of Venus, an irrepressible younger lady in 15th-century Italy needs to flee for her existence after stumbling upon a perilous mystery whilst she serves as a version for Botticelli...
When part-time version and full-time prostitute Luciana Vetra is requested by means of one in every of her such a lot exalted consumers to pose for a painter pal, she does not brain serving because the version for the relevant determine of plant life in Sandro Botticelli's masterpiece "Primavera." but if the artist dismisses her with out check, Luciana rapidly steals an unfinished model of the painting--only to discover that somone is able to kill her to get it again.
What may very well be so worthy in regards to the photo? As pals and consumers are slaughtered round her, Luciana turns to the only guy who hasn't ever wanted her attractiveness, amateur librarian Brother Guido. Fleeing Venice jointly, Luciana and Guido race throughout the 9 towns of Renaissance Italy, pursued by way of ruthless foes who're made up our minds to maintain them from deciphering the painting's secrets.
Gloriously clean and brilliant, with a deliciously irreverent heroine, The Botticelli Secret is an impossible to resist mix of background, wit, and suspense.
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