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Heather Webb,

author of

Becoming Josephine,

presented on France Book Tours,
is coming back with her latest novel !

Rodin's Lover cover

Author Heather Webb

on Tour

January 19-28, 2015


Rodin’s Lover

[historical fiction/ women’s fiction]

Release date: January 27, 2015
at Plume/Penguin

320 pages

ISBN: 9780142181751



A mesmerizing tale of art and passion in Belle Époque France

As a woman, aspiring sculptor Camille Claudel has plenty of critics, especially her ultra-traditional mother. But when Auguste Rodin makes Camille his apprentice—and his muse—their passion inspires groundbreaking works. Yet, Camille’s success is overshadowed by her lover’s rising star, and her obsessions cross the line into madness.

Rodin’s Lover brings to life the volatile love affair between one of the era’s greatest artists and a woman entwined in a tragic dilemma she cannot escape.  [provided by the author]

Attention reviewers:  The author said, “A little sex, but tasteful”



“Dazzling!….. In Rodin’s Lover, author Heather Webb brings to life, with vivid detail, the story of brilliant and tormented sculptress Camille Claudel and the epic love affair with the legendary sculptor who worshiped her. Deeply moving and meticulously researched, this book will capture your heart, then hold it tightly long after the final page.”   –Anne Girard, author of Madame Picasso

“A rich, sensuous novel…[was] written with great empathy for the very human Rodin and his lover, this novel of the visceral world of the 19th century Paris ateliers, of clay-stained dresses and fingernails,  lithe models who vow to remain and then go, family love which stays through all difficulties and talent which endures, comes vividly to life.” –Stephanie Cowell, author of Claude & Camille: A Novel of Monet



Rodin's Lover- Heather WebbHeather Webb is the author of historical novels BECOMING JOSEPHINE
and RODIN’S LOVER published by Plume/Penguin,
a freelance editor, and blogger.
You may also find her contributing to award-winning writing sites
including WriterUnboxed and
When not writing,
Heather flexes her foodie skills
and looks for excuses to head to the other side of the world.

Visit her website and her blog. Follow her on Facebook, Twitter

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Buy the book: Plume/Penguin |  Amazon  |  B&N  |  IndieBound



Monday, January 19
Review + Excerpt + Giveaway at Eclectictales

Tuesday, January 20
Review + Giveaway at Unshelfish

Wednesday, January 21
Review + Interview at Jorie Loves A Story
Review + Giveaway at Indiereadergirl0329

Thursday, January 22
Review + Giveaway at Musings of a Writer and Unabashed Francophile

Friday, January 23
Review + Giveaway at Writing the Renaissance

Saturday, January 24
Review + Giveaway at A Bookish Affair

Sunday, January 25
Review + Giveaway at The Sabbatical Chef

Monday, January 26
Review + Giveaway at Just One More Chapter

Wednesday, January 28
Review + Giveaway at Words And Peace


You can enter the giveaway here or on the book blogs participating in this tour.
Be sure to follow each participant on Twitter/Facebook,
they are listed in the entry form below


Visit each blogger on the tour:
tweeting about the giveaway everyday
of the Tour will give you 5 extra entries each time!
[just follow the directions on the entry-form]

US/Canada only giveaway: your choice of print/kindle of this book