- 2016 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Historical (Adult Fiction)
Seeking to wrest power members of the Pazzi family slay beloved Giuliano. But Lorenzo de’ Medici survives, seeks revenge, plunging the city into murderous chaos. A sixth member of a secret group of women painters vanishes; rumors claim she stole a vital painting. The others venture out into the danger to find her with the help of Leonardo Da Vinci. Under his tutelage they flourish as artists; with his access they infiltrate Florence’s secret, unraveling one conspiracy as they build another.