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Park, Jacqueline.

Summary: Set against the backdrop of the religious persecution and papal politics of the Italian Renaissance, the story of Grazia dei Rosi, heiress to a Jewish banking dynasty and lover of a Christian lord, unfolds through her secret diary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAR

McCullough, Joy

Summary: In Renaissance Italy, Artemisia Gentileschi endures the subjugation of women that allows her father to take credit for her extraordinary paintings, rape and the ensuing trial, and torture, buoyed by her deceased mother's stories of strong women of the Bible.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

McCullough, Joy

Summary: In Renaissance Italy, Artemisia Gentileschi endures the subjugation of women that allows her father to take credit for her extraordinary paintings, rape and the ensuing trial, and torture, buoyed by her deceased mother's stories of strong women of the Bible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Books 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MCC

Avi

Summary: In Italy in 1491, Mangus the magician and his apprentice are summoned to the castle of Duke Claudio to determine if his daughter is indeed being haunted by a ghost.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC AVI

Mayhew, James

Summary: At the art museum, while her grandmother dozes, Katie steps into the painting of the Mona Lisa and together they have adventures with the characters from four other well-known Renaissance paintings. Includes informationabout the artists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAY

Forsyth, Kate

Summary: After Margherita's father steals parsley from the walled garden of the courtesan Selena Leonelli, he is threatened with having both hands cut off, unless he and his wife relinquish their precious little girl. Selena is the famous red-haired muse of the artist Tiziano, first painted by him in 1512 and still inspiring him at the time of his death. She is at the center of Renaissance life in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

Poole, Sara

Summary: A year after helping Rodrigo Borgia to become Pope Alexander VI, court poisoner Francesca is charged with safeguarding his position, an agenda that exposes her to a violent plot to destroy the Borgia family and seize control of the Catholic Church.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POO

Bradford, Emma.

Summary: Kat and Aunt Jessie visit Renaissance Italy with their time machine, where Kat and her friend, a would-be artist, inadvertently become involved in a plot to steal notebooks from Leonardo da Vinci.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Just Pretend 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Bradford

Poole, Sara

Summary: Borgia court poisoner Francesca Giordano joins forces with her lover, Cesare Borgia, to discover unravel a conspiracy that threatens Christendom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POO

Avi

Summary: Falsely accused of plotting to overthrow King Claudio, scholarly Mangus the magician, along with his street-smart servant boy, Fabrizio, face deadly consequences unless they can track down the real traitor by the stroke of midnight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC AVI

Avi

Summary: In Italy in 1491, Mangus the magician and his apprentice are summoned to the castle of Duke Claudio to determine if his daughter is indeed being haunted by a ghost.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 1999

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

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