Book Review: The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki

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The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki / My rating: ★★★☆☆

One sentence summary: Sisi, Duchess of Bavaria, accompanies her sister to meet her fiancé, the Emperor of Austria, and ends up becoming the empress herself.

“You have ruined me.” It was a gentle whisper, his exhale almost louder than his words. But she liked it less the second time she heard it. Why was it ruination? Why couldn’t it be salvation?

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