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I read quite a bit during the week and this book does not disappoint. It is very well written for the intended time period. If you enjoyed "The Other Bolyn Girl" then you should enjoy this one. Philipa Gregory Books thus far have remained true. I would recommend it for a excellent way to relax and be transported to another time....
The Queen's Fool (Hardcover)
Winter, 1553. Pursued by the Inquisition, Hannah Green, a fourteen-year-old Jewish girl, is forced to flee with her father from their home in Spain. But Hannah is no ordinary refugee; she has the gift of Sight, the ability to foresee the future, priceless in the troubled times of the Tudor court. Hannah is adopted by the glamorous Robert Dudley, the charismatic son of King Edwards protector, who brings her to court as a holy fool for Queen Mary and, ultimately, Queen Elizabeth. Hired as a fool but working as a spy; promised in wedlock but in love with her master; endangered by the laws against heresy, treason, and witchcraft, Hannah must choose between the safe life of a commoner and the dangerous intrigues of the royal family that are inextricably bound up with her own yearnings and desires.
Teeming with vibrant period detail and peopled by characters seamlessly woven into the sweeping tapestry of history,The Queens Fool is a rich and emotionally resonant gem from a masterful storyteller.
|Genre||FICTION / Historical|
|Publisher Date||2004-11-09 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||1.75 lb|
|Series Volume Number||2|
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I read quite a bit during the week and this book does not disappoint. It is very well written for the intended time period. If you enjoyed "The Other Bolyn Girl" then you should enjoy this one. Philipa Gregory Books thus far have remained true. I would recommend it for a excellent way to relax and be transported to another time.Read More
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