I received this book for free from in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Fools' Gold by Philippa Gregory
Genres: Historical, Juvenile Fiction
This story was about five travelers who have been sent by their benefactor to go Venice to see who is manufacturing fake gold. The travelers are a priest, a manservant, a young lady whose brother has stolen her inheritance, her companion, and a young man who is on a mission to see when the world will end. When they arrive at Venice they find a city that is in Carnival and all type of debauchery is happening. They go through all sorts of trials in attempt to find the fake gold. What other sinister things wait for them on their next adventure?
Author Philippa Gregory has written a book that gives vivid description of the city. I really enjoyed this book and would enjoy reading more from this author.