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Prince Arthur: The Tudor King Who Never Was – Book Review

Prince Arthur: The Tudor King Who Never Was is a newly released biography on the elder brother of Henry VIII and is written by Sean Cunningham (you can read his article on it which was part of the book tour … Continue reading

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The White Queen – Book Review

The White Queen is the second book in Philippa Gregory’s Cousins’ War Series. Now, I know I said The Red Queen was the second book, however I was corrected and it is actually the third (oops). Although, I do think … Continue reading

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Ladies-in-Waiting: Women Who Served at the Tudor Court – Book Review

Ladies-in-Waiting: Women Who Served at the Tudor Court is a book written by Victoria Sylvia Evans. This was an odd buy for me, as I had decided that I wouldn’t buy anything until after my birthday (21st August), but something … Continue reading

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The Red Queen – Book Review

The Red Queen is the second book in Philippa Gregory’s Cousins’ War Series. This is the second book of the series that I’ve read (later found out that to read them in chronological order you need to read The White … Continue reading

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Mary Boleyn: The True Story of Henry VIII’s Favourite Mistress – Review

Mary Boleyn: The True Story of Henry VIII’s Favourite Mistress is a book written by Josephine Wilkinson. There isn’t a lot of information on Mary and so I found this book in my local library (however didn’t get to finish … Continue reading

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The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown – Book Review

The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown is a book written by Claire Ridgway. I have enjoyed Claire Ridgway’s website ‘The Anne Boleyn Files’ for a long time and was excited when this book first arrived. It documents Anne Boleyn’s … Continue reading

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The Lady of the Rivers – Book Review

Philippa Gregory is known for not being that historically accurate and is most popular for The Other Boleyn Girl (which does show Anne in a bad light and isn’t that accurate). However, if you just read her novels as you … Continue reading

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