by Caddy Rowland
Started: July 2
Finished: July 5
Notes: I interviewed this author a number of years back, and ever since I've been meaning to try her historical drama set in the art world of the 19th Century. Here goes.
Mini review: This was a fun story, following Gastien through his early life while suffering the brutalities of his father at home on the farm and then eventually making it to Paris to begin his life as an artist and as something of a cad (though he wouldn't call it that).