Three Women Who Share One Fate The Boleyn InheritanceAnne Of Cleves She Runs From Her Tiny Country, Her Hateful Mother, And Her Abusive Brother To A Throne Whose Last Three Occupants Are Dead King Henry VIII, Her New Husband, Instantly Dislikes Her Without Friends, Family, Or Even An Understanding Of The Language Being Spoken Around Her, She Must Literally Save Her Neck In A Court Ruled By A Deadly Game Of Politics And The Terror Of An Unpredictable And Vengeful King Her Boleyn Inheritance Accusations And False Witnesses.Katherine HowardShe Catches The King S Eye Within Moments Of Arriving At Court, Setting In Motion The Dreadful Machine Of Politics, Intrigue, And Treason That She Does Not Understand She Only Knows That She Is Beautiful, That Men Desire Her, That She Is Young And In Love But Not With The Diseased Old Man Who Made Her Queen, Beds Her Night After Night, And Killed Her Cousin Anne Her Boleyn Inheritance The Threat Of The Axe.Jane RochfordShe Is The Boleyn Girl Whose Testimony Sent Her Husband And Sister In Law To Their Deaths She Is The Trusted Friend Of Two Threatened Queens, The Perfectly Loyal Spy For Her Uncle, The Duke Of Norfolk, And A Canny Survivor In The Murderous Court Of A Most Dangerous King Throughout Europe, Her Name Is A Byword For Malice, Jealousy, And Twisted Lust Her Boleyn Inheritance A Fortune And A Title, In Exchange For Her Soul The Boleyn Inheritance Is A Novel Drawn Tight As A Lute String About A Court Ruled By The Gallows And Three Women Whose Positions Brought Them Wealth, Admiration, And Power As Well As Deceit, Betrayal, And Terror Once Again, Philippa Gregory Has Brought A Vanished World To Life The Whisper Of A Silk Skirt On A Stone Stair, The Yellow Glow Of Candlelight Illuminating A Hastily Written Note, The Murmurs Of The Crowd Gathering On Tower Green Below The Newly Built Scaffold In The Boleyn Inheritance Gregory Is At Her Intelligent And Page Turning Best.
Philippa Gregory was an established historian and writer when she discovered her interest in the Tudor period and wrote the novel The Other Boleyn Girl, which was made into a TV drama and a major film Published in 2009, the bestselling The White Queen, the story of Elizabeth Woodville, ushered in a new series involving The Cousins War now known as The War of the Roses and a new era for the acc Philippa Gregory was an established historian and writer when she discovered her interest in the Tudor period and wrote the novel The Other Boleyn Girl, which was made into a TV drama and a major film Published in 2009, the bestselling The White Queen, the story of Elizabeth Woodville, ushered in a new series involving The Cousins War now known as The War of the Roses and a new era for the acclaimed author.Gregory lives with her family on a small farm in Yorkshire, where she keeps horses, hens and ducks Visitors to her site, www.PhilippaGregory.com become addicted to the updates of historical research, as well as the progress of her ducklings.Her other great interest is the charity she founded nearly twenty years ago Gardens for The Gambia She has raised funds and paid for 140 wells in the primary schools of the dry, poverty stricken African country Thousands of school children have learned market gardening, and drunk the fresh water in the school gardens around the wells.A former student of Sussex University, and a PhD and Alumna of the Year 2009 of Edinburgh University, her love for history and her commitment to historical accuracy are the hallmarks of her writing She also reviews for US and UK newspapers, and is a regular broadcaster on television, radio, and webcasts from her website Philipa s Facebook page
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- The Boleyn Inheritance (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #10)
- Philippa Gregory
- 15 October 2019 Philippa Gregory