“Mossanen’s magical tale recasts familiar material in a modern light and injects pathos into a historic tragedy.” – Publishers Weekly
With a history of bloody murder and a missing heir, the Romanov dynasty has long captivated history fans. In this fictional tale, Massanen introduces an old woman, Darya, who reflects on long-ago painful events that she blames herself for. Her actions may have set into motion the deed that led to Romanov heir Prince Alexei’s disappearance. She’s never stopped believing she may have been at fault, and still maintains hope that the heir survived.
In an intricate tale that weaves past and present, Mossanen explores a fascinating historical event in human and personal terms.
Once you’ve finished The Last Romanov, be sure to explore Mossanen’s other wonderful novels.
Free Fridays Recommends
Each week, we ask our featured author to recommend a book or author that you may want to check out. Since authors are such passionate readers themselves, we thought you might like to find out what they love to read, too! Here’s what Dora recommends:
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