Who was real resident in the Palace of Spies? Sophy Howe was. I wasn’t able to find art on her, but here’s what historian Lucy Worsely, Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces has to say about Sophy in her book Courtiers (a book I highly recommend if you want to know more about what was really going on at Court).
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Sarah Zettel has never met a genre she doesn’t like. An award-winning science fiction and fantasy author, she’s also won critical acclaim for her mysteries, young adult and historical books. She currently lives and writes in an unpronounceable town in Michigan, with where she keeps a husband, a son, and a cat named Buffy the Vermin Slayer.
Assassin’s Masque: Palace of Spies #3
PEGGY FITZROY RETURNS, AND THIS TIME SHE’S NOT ALONE! ASSASSIN’S MASQUE being a True and Accurate Account of the Further Adventures of Margaret Preston Fitzroy, Maid of Honor, Cardsharper, Housebreaker, Forger, Thief of Private Correspondence, Sometime Conspirator, and Confidential Agent at the Court of His Majesty, King George I […]