It is a time of trials when the Lancastrians and Yorkists fight for supremacy. And the throne of England. The talbots are staunch Lancastrians; Edward is the Son of York. The battles of mortimer's Cross and the bloodbath of Towton lead to Edward taking the crown. A secret marriage is hatched between the young King and Eleanor, but the “secret queen” is never announced to the Council.
SECRET MARRIAGES: Edward IV, Eleanor & Elizabeth The Falcon and the Sun: The House of York Book 2 #ad - King edward’s womanising reaches new heights as, within a short time, whom he also marries in a private, his eye falls on another widowed beauty, Elizabeth Woodville, hidden ceremony. One who became queen of England, and one who might have been.
Blood of Roses: Edward IV and Towton The Falcon and The Sun: The House of York Book 1Herne's Cave #ad - Richard duke of york lies dead outside the walls of Sandal Castle, lured to his death by false talk of a Christmas truce. His second son edmund, aged just seventeen, is murdered by Butcher Clifford, his blood staining the cobbles of Wakefield bridge outside the chapel where he had vainly sought sanctuary.
The house of York has fallen. But not for long. The lancastrian army of Margaret of Anjou has reaped the whirlwind with the treacherous slaughter at Wakefield. Edward of march, handsome, is coming after them, tall, Duke Richard's heir, young and a fearsome warrior. And he wants vengeance for the death of his father and beloved younger brother.
Blood of Roses: Edward IV and Towton The Falcon and The Sun: The House of York Book 1 #ad - He fights his foes at mortimer's cross, where Three Suns mysteriously appear in the sky as an omen, and then fares on through an unseasonal snowstorm to the field of Towton. And victory in the bloodiest battle ever fought on English soil. The prize--the Crown of England. From the author of the i, richard plantagENET seriesA novella of 25, 000 words.
THE PRINCESS NUN: Mary, Daughter of Edward I Medieval Babes: Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 5#ad - Sent into a convent at the age of six, Mary daughter of Edward I, decides to make the best of a bad situation. It soon becomes obvious she is never going to make a good nun! Never forgetting that she is a princess by birth, the feisty gambler travels around England, living the high life at daddy's expense, and acquiring numerous other bad "habits" .
. Including being linked romantically to the Earl of Surrey, John de Warenne. When her father the king becomes ill and dies, the crown goes to Mary's brother Edward II and the travelling nun attends his disastrous Coronation, rubbing shoulders with the hated Piers Gaveston. For the first time, she is uneasy about the future.
THE PRINCESS NUN: Mary, Daughter of Edward I Medieval Babes: Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 5 #ad - Leaving her wayward life behind, she retires to spending a quiet life in Amesbury Priory where she decides to have a chronicle written on the life of her family - a book that exists today.
Tudor Duchess The Brandon Trilogy Book 3 - KatherinePreseli Press #ad - I was totally taken and fascinated with historically political drama that unfolds within the Tudor Court. Verified amazon reviewer"katherine Willoughby finally gets her time to shine in Tony Riches’ conclusion to his Tudor trilogy. Review at adventures of a Tudor Nerd. After the short reign of young catherine Howard, and the tragic death of Jane Seymour, Katherine and Brandon are chosen to welcome Anna of Cleves as she arrives in England.
When the royal marriage is annulled, Katherine’s good friend, Catherine Parr becomes the king’s sixth wife, and they work to promote religious reform. Katherine’s protestant faith puts her family in great danger - from which there seems no escape. Katherine’s remarkable true story continues the epic tale of the rise of the Tudors, which began with the best-selling Tudor trilogy and concludes with the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.
Tudor Duchess The Brandon Trilogy Book 3 - Katherine #ad - The characters are wonderfully drawn. Her spanish mother, is queen catherine of aragon’s lady in waiting, Maria de Salinas, so it is a challenging time for them all when King Henry marries the enigmatic Anne Boleyn. Following anne’s dramatic downfall, Katherine marries Charles Brandon, and becomes Duchess of Suffolk at the age of fourteen.
Highly Recommended. She stands up for what she believes in.
The White Rose Rent: Katherine, Daughter of Richard III Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 4#ad - The tudor Era has dawned. Richard iii lies in a shallow grave at Greyfriars in Leicester and Henry Tudor sits upon an uneasy throne. Richard's illegitimate daughter, earl of huntingdon, wife of one year to William Herbert, Katherine Plantagenet, struggles to find her path in the strange new world of Tudor England.
Days when it seemed a baseborn girl could reach dizzying heights. Days of happiness before her father took the crown, before her cousins Edward and Richard vanished from the Tower of London, before beautiful Elizabeth of York danced in gold at the Christmas Feast of 1484 and started rumours flying. Only fifteen years old, she fears her husband will put her aside due to her relationship to the deposed King.
The White Rose Rent: Katherine, Daughter of Richard III Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 4 #ad - Frightened and alone, when richard, she recalls the events of her younger years, Duke of Gloucester took her and her half-brother John to be raised at Sheriff Hutton Castle.
No More Time to Dance The Story of Catherine Howard Book 2#ad - No more time to dance is book two in The Story of Catherine Howard, by G. People from her past come calling, the threat that the King may find out she is not the pure, innocent maiden he thinks she is puts her in peril. Catherine must imitate the Queens of the past in order to survive. Separated from past friends and surrounded by people who resent her rise to the throne, the sole close companion she has left is Jane Boleyn, the infamous Lady Rochford.
Lawrencethe author's thank are due to Julia Gibbs, and BetiBup Designs, proof reader of this work, the cover artist. On the day of her wedding, catherine begins a dangerous game, wearing a mask, hoping to fool the King, until the day she can be free. And she must ignore her love for another man. And this is not the only strain upon Catherine.
No More Time to Dance The Story of Catherine Howard Book 2 #ad - July 1540after eight months as a maid of court, Catherine Howard has become Queen.
Tudor Dawn: Henry Tudor is ready to take the crown... The Tudor Saga Series Book 1Sapere Books #ad - A powerful threat to one faction and a symbol of hope for the other, Henry Tudor is moulded by his battled-hardened uncle Jasper and his power-hungry mother, Margaret Beaufort into the king he will one day become. How will henry prove his worth as heir to the throne? will he live up to his uncle’s expectations?He must fulfill his destiny to finally unite the red rose and the white…Tudor Dawn is the first thrilling historical adventure novel in the Tudor Saga Series, chronicling the rise and fall of one of England’s most powerful royal families.
The tudor saga seriesbook one: tudor dawnbook two: the king’s commonerbook three: justice for the cardinalBOOK FOUR: An Uneasy CrownBOOK FIVE: The Queen In WaitingBOOK SIX: The Heart Of A King. The rise of the royal house of tudor! Perfect for fans of Conn Iggulden, Robyn Young, Alison Weir and Anthony Riches.
Tudor Dawn: Henry Tudor is ready to take the crown... The Tudor Saga Series Book 1 #ad - The birth of a new dynasty is on the horizon. England, 1469-1509the wars of the roses are raging and England is in turmoil with the ongoing power-struggle between the houses of York and Lancaster. As the throne is wrested between Henry VI of Lancaster and Edward IV of York, young Henry Tudor grows up in exile.
Mistress of the Maze: The Legend of Rosamund Clifford Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 2#ad - But a spurned queen is a dangerous foe…novel 57, from the author of My Fair Lady-Eleanor of Provence and I, 000 words, Richard Plantagenet . Rosamund clifford, one of the most famous royal mistresses of all time—concubine to Henry II, the first Plantagenet King. A young maiden ruled by a grasping father who will stop at nothing to promote his own cause with the King.
. Even using his daughter's beautiful face and enticing body to gain high favour. A fearful girl taken by a mysterious messenger from godstow nunnery to a Tower surrounded by a grotesque topiary labyrinth, where she must wait for the arrival of the master of the maze—not the Minotaur of ancient Greek myth but the bull-like Plantagenet King Henry.
Mistress of the Maze: The Legend of Rosamund Clifford Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 2 #ad - Drawn like a moth to a flame, henry’s estranged wife, Rosamund soon grows to love the charismatic King…but when her love is reciprocated, she makes a terrible enemy, the powerful Eleanor of Aquitaine. When henry locks queen eleanor in Sarum castle and speaks of annulment, Rosamund thinks she has no more to fear from her rival.
Shadow of Persephone The Story of Catherine Howard Book 1#ad - Lawrencethe author's thanks are due to Julia Gibbs, and Amelie Designs, proof reader, cover artist. But hers is a tale that starts long before the crown was placed on her head. February 1542 a young woman awaits her execution in the Tower of London, sent to death on the orders of her husband, Henry VIII.
Daughter of the nobility, cousin to a fallen Queen, Catherine Howard rose from the cluttered ranks of courtiers at the court of Henry VIII to become the King's fifth wife. But where did her story begin?shadow of Persephone is Book One in the series The Story of Catherine Howard, by G. A tale of tragedy and challenges, predators and prey; the story of a young girl growing up in a perilous time, facing dangers untold.
Shadow of Persephone The Story of Catherine Howard Book 1 #ad - The fifth wife of henry viII would end her life on the block, like her cousin Anne Boleyn.
My Father, My Enemy: Juliane, Daughter of Henry I Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 6#ad - Juliane's pretty young daughters for Ralph's son. In a drunken rage, fuelled on by Amaury, Eustace breaks the truce and blinds Harenc's boy. He starts hostilities with its castellan, Ralph Harenc, egged on by the dubious Amaury de Montfort. To keep the peace, King Henry orders a hostage exchange between Eustace and Ralph.
Juliane fitzroy is the illegitimate daughter of Henry I--one of his twenty-two bastards. When her father weds her to a young Norman lord, Eustace de Breteuil, she thinks she has done well in life for the daughter of a Saxon concubine. But eustace wants a castle he cannot have. Furious, the king allows Ralph to take his own brutal vengeance upon Henry's own granddaughters.
My Father, My Enemy: Juliane, Daughter of Henry I Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 6 #ad - Crazed with grief, Juliane plots revenge for the maiming of her children. The wheel of Fate spins. The king must die, jury, his own daughter judge, executioner.
MY FAIR LADY: A Story of Eleanor of Provence, Henry III's Lost Queen Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 1Herne's Cave #ad - Eleanor, simon de montfort, with the powerful, caught in court intrigue, attacked while on a barge passing under London Bridge, disturbing Baron, looming at every turn--friend or foe? Or what else?Eleanor, as the kingdom seems to slip away from her and Henry. Eleanor in victory, de Montfort slain at Evesham by her son's mighty forces.
But there is a price to pay. Eleanor, ending her days in amesbury priory in the shadow of Stonehenge, a widow, seeking peace after so many years of strife, a convent thought in Eleanor's time to be the final refuge of Queen Guinevere, whose legends the queen had ever loved. Today, her gravesite obliterated, eleanor of Provence is lost to time, one of the lesser known English Queens, its whereabouts forgotten—one of the few English monarchs to have no known tomb.
MY FAIR LADY: A Story of Eleanor of Provence, Henry III's Lost Queen Medieval Babes, Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 1 #ad - My fair lady is first person novel written from the viewpoint of Eleanor herself. A woman’s look at her own queenship and life and loves in the 13th century, at the time of the Second Barons Revolt. Eleanor of provence, intelligent--married as a young girl to the much older Henry III, bright, beautiful, King of England.
A marriage surprisingly happy, with the king pouring wealth upon his young wife's relatives. Incurring the wrath of the Barons.