Sarah Dunant


In the Name of the Family

‘It is better to be feared than loved’ – Niccolò Machiavelli

Though the Borgia family may have been corrupt and brutal, their ambition,  passion, and dynamism changed the face of Italy.

And looking over their shoulder watching it all was one of history’s most infamous political philosophers.

Find out what made Machiavelli write The Prince – and why Lucrezia Borgia was the family’s only survivor – in Sarah Dunant’s brilliant new novel.

Coming soon . . .

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    • Sarah Dunant’s 2017 events

      Sarah Dunant will be touring her brand new novel In the Name of the Family across 2017, and we will be keeping this post updated with new events as they are confirmed. 6 March, 7pm: Sarah Dunant at the Ropetackle Arts Centre (Brighton) in association with City Books Presented by City Books. This special evening [...]

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