Uneasy Lies the Head

' - THE SUNDAY TIMES 'It is hard to better Jean Plaidy . . . both elegant and exciting' - DAILY MIRROR 'Excellent. Jean Plaidy really knows how to bring history to life.' -- ***** Reader review 'Great, exciting.

Uneasy Lies the Head

If you like Philippa Gregory, you will love this vibrant and captivating historical page-turner from multi-million copy and international bestselling author Jean Plaidy - the perfect blend of history with romance and drama. 'Full - bloodied, dramatic, exciting' - THE OBSERVER 'Plaidy, by the skilful blending of superb storytelling and meticulous attention to authenticity of detail and depth of charaterization has become one of the country's most widely read novelists.' - THE SUNDAY TIMES 'It is hard to better Jean Plaidy . . . both elegant and exciting' - DAILY MIRROR 'Excellent. Jean Plaidy really knows how to bring history to life.' -- ***** Reader review 'Great, exciting. Couldn't put down' -- ***** Reader review *********************************************** In the aftermath of the bloody Wars of the Roses, Henry Tudor has seized the English crown, finally uniting the warring Houses of York and Lancaster through his marriage to Elizabeth of York. But whilst Henry VII rules wisely and justly, he is haunted by Elizabeth's missing brothers; the infamous two Princes, their fate in the Tower forever a shrouded secret. Then tragedy strikes at the heart of Henry's family, and it is against his own son that the king must fight for a bride and his throne... The Tudor Saga continues in Katharine, the Virgin Widow.

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Uneasy Lies the Head
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Jean Plaidy
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-15 - Publisher: Random House

If you like Philippa Gregory, you will love this vibrant and captivating historical page-turner from multi-million copy and international bestselling author Jean Plaidy - the perfect blend of history with romance and drama. 'Full - bloodied, dramatic, exciting' - THE OBSERVER 'Plaidy, by the skilful blending of superb storytelling and
The Plantagenet Prelude
Language: en
Pages: 417
Authors: Jean Plaidy
Categories: Biographical fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Random House

When William X dies, the duchy of Aquitaine is left to his fifteen year-old daughter, Eleanor. Eleanor grows into a romantic and beautiful queen, and is determined to rule Aquitaine using her husband's power as King of France. Her resolve knows no limit and, in the years to follow she
Loyal in Love
Language: en
Pages: 419
Authors: Jean Plaidy
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Broadway Books

Set against the tumultuous backdrop of the English Civil War, a fictional portrait of Henrietta Maria, the French-born, Catholic wife of King Charles I of England, describes the marriage by proxy that became a true love match and the loyalty of the queen to her own religious beliefs in a
The Lady in the Tower
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jean Plaidy
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-16 - Publisher: Random House

One of history’s most complex and alluring women comes to life in this classic novel by the legendary Jean Plaidy. Anne Boleyn was not beautiful but she was irresistible and captured the hearts of kings and commoners alike. Daughter of an ambitious country lord, Anne was taught to court and
Madame Serpent
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Jean Plaidy
Categories: France
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Random House

Fourteen-year-old Catherine de' Medici arrives in Marseilles to marry Henry, Duke of Orleans, second son of the King of France. The brokenhearted Catherine has left her true love in Italy, forced into trading her future happiness for marriage into the French royal family. Amid the glittering "fetes "and banquets of