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I've been meaning to read this for months. It's been so well reviewed and I love historical fiction. I'm so glad my local library had it on Overdrive.
Very good so far. In the part I've read Varenka, a young chambermaid, and Catherine soon to be the Great are teenagers trying to survive Russian court. This is a break from the Tudor fiction I usually read but sure enough, the problems are still the same - intrigue, lack of trust, political back stabbing, moody monarchs.
Their friendship has just been put to the test, anxious to see what happens.