The Gilded Hour

The Gilded Hour is a historical novel by Sara Donati (2015). It is the first of her second historical novel series.

The first series consists of  six novels  (generally referred to as the Wilderness novels) which trace the fortunes of a small group of families from 1792-1823.… Read more.

Sophie Savard***


Sophie  Elodie Savard, one of two main characters in the Gilded Hour series, is the daughter of ,  born in to and Savard. As a young man Simon relocated to to study medicine, where he met and married , the daughter of a New Orleans apothecary and  great granddaughter of

In my writer’s eye Sophie looks something like Sara Loguen Fraser, born in the Dominican Republic and educated in the U.S.… Read more.