On This Day In History: Viva la France!
On July 14, 1789, revolutionaries in France storm the Bastille, a fortress and prison located in Versailles, France. This particular instance started the French Revolution.
Looking for a book that is related to the storming of the Bastille? We recommend Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey. It begins in the year 1766 and introduces us to 10-year old Maria Antonia who is now better known as Marie Antoinette. This is historical fiction novel is the first in a series.
A full review of this book will be published sometime in the next few months, so be on the lookout for our review!
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