Fans should remain satisfied with the thrilling finale-for-now. BooklistLook for special features inside. Action, intrigue, star-crossed lovers, and all the drama period fans have come to expect . Her choice could forever change the course of history. Praise for the boleyn Reckoning “Powerful. Perfect for fans of philippa gregory and alison weir, along with his sisters and those he holds most dear, The Boleyn Reckoning heralds the triumphant conclusion of Laura Andersen’s enthralling trilogy about the Tudor king who never was: the son of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn—Henry IX—who, approaches a dangerous crossroads.
The Boleyn Reckoning: A Novel The Boleyn Trilogy Book 3 #ad - Now english ships and soldiers prepare for the threat of invasion. Quick-paced” —booklist starred review • “delectable and full of intrigue” —New York Times bestselling author Tasha Alexander • “impossible to put down” —award-winning author Stefanie Pintoff. Princess elizabeth, vengeful behavior, concerned over her brother’s erratic, imperils her own life by assembling a shadow court in an effort to protect England.
The Boleyn Deceit: A Novel The Boleyn Trilogy Book 2Ballantine Books #ad - In this irresistible tale, the secrets that everyone keeps are enough to change the course of an empire. Includes a preview of laura andersen’s the boleyn reckoning Praise for The Boleyn Deceit “Detailed and quick-paced, The Boleyn Deceit will have series fans devouring it and emerging eager for the last book.
Perfect for fans of philippa gregory, the boleyn deceit is the captivating new novel set in the imagined Tudor court of King Henry IX, Alison Weir, son of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, impending war, who must navigate a terrain rife with palace intrigue, and Showtime’s The Tudors, and unbridled passions.
The Boleyn Deceit: A Novel The Boleyn Trilogy Book 2 #ad - . An excellent recommendation for Phillippa Gregory fans. Booklist starred review “this entertaining work of alternative history offers plenty to savor for both fans of historical romance and those whose passion is political intrigue. W. Minuette must walk a delicate balance between her two suitors, William’s sister, not even her friend Elizabeth, unable to confide in anyone, who must contend with her own cleaved heart.
The regency period is over and William Tudor, now King Henry IX, sits alone on the throne.
The Boleyn King: A Novel The Boleyn Trilogy Book 1Ballantine Books #ad - With the french threatening battle and the catholics sowing the seeds of rebellion at home, William trusts only three people: his older sister Elizabeth; his best friend and loyal counselor, Dominic; and Minuette, a young orphan raised as a royal ward by William’s mother, Anne Boleyn. With the introduction of minuette, princess elizabeth’s lady-in-waiting, we meet an extraordinary young woman who embodies love and loyalty, and who fights to find the humanity at the heart of the most glamorous—and dangerous—court in Europe.
Susan elia MacNeal, author of Mr. Named one of the best books of the year by rt book reviewsperfect for fans of philippa gregory, the boleyn king is the first book in an enthralling trilogy that dares to imagine: What if Anne Boleyn had actually given Henry VIII a son who grew up to be king? Just seventeen years old, Alison Weir, and Showtime’s The Tudors, known as William, Henry IX, is a king bound by the restraints of the regency yet anxious to prove himself.
The Boleyn King: A Novel The Boleyn Trilogy Book 1 #ad - . Her multidimensional characters are so real that readers will wish it was history and eagerly await the next in the trilogy. Rt book reviews top pick “a wonderfully imaginative and well-written tale of intrigue, high court politics and desperate love. Deseret news “ ‘What if. Tudor-era historical fiction fans who are willing to accept the unusual premise will be rewarded with an original and entertaining read that’s reminiscent of the best of Philippa Gregory.
The Virgin's Daughter: A Tudor Legacy Novel Tudor Legacy Trilogy Book 1Ballantine Books #ad - . Yet, all of the queen’s maneuverings may ultimately prove her undoing. Praise for the virgin’s Daughter “Thrilling. The virgin’s daughter balances action and plot with emotion and character development. One of the best things about alternative history is that you don’t know what will happen next, and Andersen takes full advantage of that fact.
The roanoke times “The plot includes many threads, yet they are weaved together flawlessly. Elizabeth knows that her beloved anabel will be a political pawn across Europe unless she can convince Philip to grant her a divorce, freeing him to remarry and give Spain its own heir. Andersen brilliantly blends the history and historical characters we know into her wondrous new world.
Rt book reviews Look for special features inside. Only those closest to elizabeth—her longtime confidante Minuette, her advisor and friend Dominic, and the couple’s grown children—can be trusted to carry forth a most delicate and dangerous mission. Join the random house Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.
The Virgin's Daughter: A Tudor Legacy Novel Tudor Legacy Trilogy Book 1 #ad - . Laura andersen’s characters are well imagined and consistent, especially the Tudor siblings. Perfect for fans of philippa gregory and alison weir, the celebrated virgin queen, gave birth to a legitimate heir? Since the death of her brother, The Virgin’s Daughter is the first book in a captivating new saga about the next generation of Tudor royals, which poses the thrilling question: What if Elizabeth I, William, Elizabeth I has ruled England.
The Virgin's Spy: A Tudor Legacy Novel Tudor Legacy Trilogy Book 2Ballantine Books #ad - Join the random House Reader’s Circle. But how is anabel to one day rule a country when she cannot even govern her own heart?Praise for The Virgin’s Spy “Andersen delivers another dramatic thriller complete with spies, battles, ruthless villains and twists on historical events that draw the reader deeply into the lives of her characters.
Stephen courtenay, elizabeth’s most trusted confidantes, eldest son of Dominic and Minuette, has accepted a command in Ireland to quell the unrest. Queen elizabeth I remains sovereign of England and Ireland. For the moment, at least. An irish rebellion is growing and catholic Spain, King Philip, led by the Queen’s former husband, plans to seize advantage of the turmoil.
The Virgin's Spy: A Tudor Legacy Novel Tudor Legacy Trilogy Book 2 #ad - There is magic here, and Andersen’s fantastic storytelling will keep readers coming back for more. Rt book reviews 4 1/2 stars, read special features, Top Pick!Find your next book club pick, and more. Perfect for fans of philippa gregory and alison weir, vividly drawn characters, The Virgin’s Spy is award-winning author Laura Andersen’s second novel about the next generation of Tudor royals—a mesmerizing historical novel filled with rich period detail, and all the glamour and seduction of the fabled Tudor court.
But the task will prove dangerous in more ways than one. The princess of wales, looks to play a greater role in her nation, Elizabeth’s daughter, Anabel, ever mindful that there is only one Queen of England.
The Virgin's War: A Tudor Legacy NovelBallantine Books #ad - Perfect for fans of philippa gregory and alison weir, the virgin’s war is award-winning author Laura Andersen’s gripping conclusion in the trilogy about the next generation of Tudor royals, Anabel, bringing to life the drama and intrigue of Queen Elizabeth I; her daughter, the Princess of Wales; and two countries locked in a battle for the ages.
. This shakespearean-era fantasy may be your cup of tea. She must not let england fall to her former husband, King Philip of Spain. As the novel moves quickly and intelligently to its climax, Laura Andersen fans will rejoice!”—RT Book Reviews . As the spanish armada approaches Irish shores, Elizabeth I feels the full burden of her royal office.
The Virgin's War: A Tudor Legacy Novel #ad - It’s a quandary that makes the clash between the Starks and the Lannisters look tame. New york post “not only has Andersen created a believable world, but characters readers have taken to heart. Join the random House Reader’s Circle. Praise for the virgin's war “if you can’t manage without HBO’s Game of Thrones.
As queen elizabeth commits her riches, and her people to the approaching conflict, her honor, she will risk everything—even her life—to preserve England’s freedom. Find your next book club pick, read special features, and more.
The Darkling Bride: A NovelBallantine Books #ad - But after meeting aidan, the current Viscount Gallagher, and his enigmatic family, Carragh knows that her task will be more challenging than she’d thought. Laura andersen has created a masterpiece. Tasha alexander, a brooding viscount, new york times bestselling author of the lady Emily Mysteries “Who can say no to an abandoned castle, a mysterious library, a renowned Victorian novelist, and a mystery that goes back several generations? Andersen captures the gothic tone perfectly, drawing you into the secrets of Deeprath Castle.
Two decades before, Aidan’s parents died violently at Deeprath. The gallagher family has called Deeprath Castle home for seven hundred years. As secrets emerge from the shadows and carragh gets closer to answers—and to aidan—could she be the Darkling Bride’s next victim?Praise for The Darkling Bride “A gorgeous concoction of Victorian gothic, and romance, all with an unforgettable library, mystery, The Darkling Bride is the perfect book to curl up with in front of a roaring fire.
The Darkling Bride: A Novel #ad - Perfect for reading on a rainy day with a strong cup of Irish tea!”—Lauren Willig, New York Times bestselling author of That Summer. The couple’s unusual deaths harken back a century, when twenty-three-year-old Lady Jenny Gallagher also died at Deeprath under mysterious circumstances, leaving behind an infant son and her husband, a renowned writer who never published again.
Nestled in the wicklow mountains of ireland, the estate is now slated to become a public trust, and book lover and scholar Carragh Ryan is hired to take inventory of its historic library. The case, which was never closed, has recently been taken up by a new detective determined to find the truth.
Anna of Kleve, The Princess in the Portrait: A Novel Six Tudor QueensBallantine Books #ad - Henry commissions her portrait from his court painter, who depicts her from the most flattering perspective. Even as henry begins to warm to his new wife and share her bed, his attention is captivated by one of her maids-of-honor. Will he accuse anna of adultery as he did queen anne boleyn, and send her to the scaffold? or will he divorce her and send her home in disgrace? Alison Weir takes a fresh and astonishing look at this remarkable royal marriage by describing it from the point of view of Queen Anna, a young woman with hopes and dreams of her own, alone and fearing for her life in a royal court that rejected her almost from the day she set foot on England’s shore.
Entranced by the lovely image, Henry is bitterly surprised when Anna arrives in England and he sees her in the flesh. What follows is the fascinating story of an awkward royal union that somehow had to be terminated. Some think her attractive, but Henry knows he can never love her. Newly widowed and the father of an infant son, Henry VIII realizes he must marry again to ensure the royal succession.
Anna of Kleve, The Princess in the Portrait: A Novel Six Tudor Queens #ad - Forty-six, and suffering from gout, overweight, Henry is soundly rejected by some of Europe's most eligible princesses. Anna of kleve, from a small German duchy, is twenty-four, and has a secret she is desperate to keep hidden. The surprising and dramatic life of the least known of king Henry VIII’s wives is illuminated in the fourth volume in the Six Tudor Queens series—for fans of Philippa Gregory, Hilary Mantel, and The Crown.
The Catherine Howard Conspiracy: A gripping conspiracy thriller with a dramatic twist The Marquess House Trilogy Book 1Sapere Books #ad - A timeshift thriller that will have you completely gripped! Perfect for fans of Dan Brown, Philippa Gregory, Kate Mosse and Tom Harper. Catching the king’s fancy, she finds herself caught up in her uncle’s ambition to get a Howard heir to the throne. Mary inexplicably cut all contact with Perdita and her twin sister, but she has left them Marquess House, Piper, her vast estate in Pembrokeshire.
Perdita sets out to unravel their grandmother’s motives for abandoning them, a collection of letters and diaries claiming the records of catherine howard’s execution were falsified…What truths are hiding in Marquess House? What really happened to Catherine Howard?And how was Perdita’s grandmother connected to it all?THE CATHERINE HOWARD CONSPIRACY is the first book in the Marquess House trilogy, and is drawn into the mystery of an ancient document in the archives of Marquess House, a dual timeline conspiracy thriller with an ingenious twist on a well-known period of Tudor history.
The Catherine Howard Conspiracy: A gripping conspiracy thriller with a dramatic twist The Marquess House Trilogy Book 1 #ad - The marquess house trilogy seriesbook one: the catherine Howard ConspiracyBOOK TWO: The Elizabeth Tudor ConspiracyBOOK THREE: The Arbella Stuart Conspiracy. What secrets were covered up at the court of henry viii …?whitehall palace, anne of Cleves, 1539When Catherine Howard arrives at the court of King Henry VIII to be a maid of honour in the household of the new queen, England, she has no idea of the fate that awaits her.
Terrified by the ageing king after the fate that befell her cousin, 2018Dr Perdita Rivers receives news of the death of her estranged grandmother, Wales, Anne Boleyn, Catherine begins to fear for her life… Pembrokeshire, renowned Tudor historian Mary Fitzroy.
Gloriana Nascent: An Alternate Tudor History#ad - Factions form and battles are fought over who will win the Crown. Will this war tear the kingdom apart, or will a ruler emerge victorious who can unite England?This is a full-length alternate history novel. Henry viii is dead, and history will never be the same. The year is 1536. Three claimants vie for his throne: anne boleyn, who sees the hand of Providence at work; and Henry FitzRoy, who fights for her young daughter Elizabeth; Mary Tudor, the king's illegitimate but recognised son.
The Elizabeth Tudor Conspiracy: A heart stopping thriller full of dramatic twists The Marquess House Trilogy Book 2Sapere Books #ad - But she soon realises that nothing about the Tudor era was as it seemed. A timeshift conspiracy thriller that will shock you to your core! Perfect for fans of Dan Brown, Philippa Gregory, Kate Mosse and Tom Harper. Despite their narrow escape from those pursuing them, Perdita is determined to continue her grandmother’s legacy by uncovering her ground-breaking research into the English royal bloodline.
She has survived hundreds of plots against her but now she faces the revelation of a secret she thought would remain hidden forever…Elizabeth is not the last of the Tudor line — there are two more legitimate heirs to her crown. Her sworn enemy, king of spain, philip II, has discovered the secret and thinks he can control the missing princess as his puppet queen.
Can elizabeth maintain control over her throne? and what happened to the lost Tudor heirs? Castle Jerusalem, Andorra, 2018Dr Perdita Rivers and her twin sister Piper are safely hidden in Andorra. And now the national identity of Great Britain must be called into question. With their enemies still tracking them and the lives of those they love in deadly risk, Perdita and Piper must succeed in exposing the secrets of history or there is no hope of them escaping alive.
The Elizabeth Tudor Conspiracy: A heart stopping thriller full of dramatic twists The Marquess House Trilogy Book 2 #ad - . The elizabeth tudor conspiracy is the second book in the marquess House trilogy, a dual timeline conspiracy thriller with an ingenious twist on a well-known period of Tudor history. The marquess house trilogy seriesbook one: the catherine Howard ConspiracyBOOK TWO: The Elizabeth Tudor ConspiracyBOOK THREE: The Arbella Stuart Conspiracy.