The Pleasure Palace: Secrets of the Tudor Court #1 by Kate Emerson

Beautiful. Seductive. Innocent. Jane Popyncourt was brought to the court as a child to be ward of the king and a companion to his daughters – the princesses Margaret and Mary. With no money of her own, Jane could not hope for a powerful marriage, or perhaps even marriage at all. But as she growsRead more

The Last Tudor | Phillipa Gregory | the last in the Gregory Tudor series

THE LAST TUDOR – ๐ŸŒ ๐ŸŒ ๐ŸŒ  Hardcover, 519 pages Published August 8th 2017 by Simon & Schuster The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels #14 Lady Jane Grey was queen of England for nine days, dying on the scaffold for her faith. But few people know about her two sisters, cousins to Elizabeth I who also faced imprisonmentRead more

The Last Tudor | Philippa Gregory | book review

THE LAST TUDOR – ๐ŸŒ ๐ŸŒ ๐ŸŒ  Hardcover, 519 pages Published August 8th 2017 by Simon & Schuster The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels #14 Lady Jane Grey was queen of England for nine days, dying on the scaffold for her faith. But few people know about her two sisters, cousins to Elizabeth I who also faced imprisonmentRead more

Book Review | Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scots | Life of king Henry Vlll’s sister

Margaret Tudor was Henry VIII’s older sister and became the Queen of Scotland after her marriage to James IV in 1503. Her life was troubled and fraught with tension. She was continually caught between her country of birth and the country she ruled. After James IV’s death, she made the disastrous decision to marry theRead more