Posts Tagged ‘Louise de La Valliere’

Mistress of the Sun Sandra Gulland

An interview of Sandra Gulland, author of Mistress of the Sun

Sandra also wrote the best-selling Josephine B. trilogy. It is aprivilege to have her answer a few questions for the readers of Versailles and more. Enjoy! ************************************* – We had a few great discussions about book covers on this blog, and I couldn’t help noticing the differences between the US and Canadian covers of Mistress […]



Louise de La Vallière: Mistress of the Sun King

Louis XIV did not always have good taste when it came to women. Witness the nasty, (literally) poisonous Marquise de Montespan. However one of his other mistresses stood out by her grace and dignity. I am thinking of Louise de la Vallière, the heroine of Sandra Gulland‘s new novel, Mistress of the Sun. Louise (1664-1710) […]