Actually that's a lie. It'll be some months before this book becomes available, but I couldn't resist giving readers a quick glimpse of the cover proof.
I've just returned from a week in the West Country, and so it was a nice surprise to find this waiting for me. The book takes the form of a diary, written by one of Leonardo's young apprentices. It's the second in a series that began with Adele Geras' Cleopatra